Academic Librarian

EDUCATION

Teachers as Scholars, Princeton University and The College of New Jersey

School Library Media Certification, Rutgers University

M.S., Library and Information Science, Drexel University

B.A., Double Major in Communication and Anthropology, William Paterson University

 

CERTIFICATIONS

New Jersey School Library Media Specialist Certificate

New Jersey Professional Librarian Certificate

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Adjunct Librarian, Sep 2015 – Present, Community College

School Librarian and Media Specialist, Jan 2009 – Present, High School

Senior Integrated Technology Web Librarian, Apr 2008 – Jan 2009, County Library

Young Adult Librarian, May 2006 – Apr 2008, County Library

 

SCHOLARSHIPS and HONORS

Howard White & Thomas Childers Scholarship, Drexel University

Lambda Alpha Gamma National Collegiate Honors Society for Anthropology, William Paterson University

Thomas Union Lambrix Communications Scholarship, William Paterson University

Trustee Scholarship, William Paterson University

 

GRANTS

Nelchen T. Sievers Trust Grant (yearly, 2010-2013) $500-$1,400

Education Foundation Grant (Media Tools for the 21st Century, 2010) $2,500

Oprah’s Angel Network Book Club Grant (ALA Great Stories CLUB, YALSA, 2006)

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Alpha Phi Omega, Fraternity (APO)

American Library Association (ALA)

New Jersey Library Association: Technology Section (NJLA)

New Jersey Association of School Librarians (NJASL)

New Jersey Library Cooperative: LibraryLinkNJ (LLNJ)