Professional Service

Professional Organizations

Society of American Archivists

Committee on Public Policy
Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect, 2018-2020
Appointed Member, August 2016 – August 2021

Architectural Records Roundtable
Co-Chair (August 2016 – August 2018)
CAD/BIM Taskforce, August 2015 – Present

Students and New Archives Professionals Roundtable
Chair (August 2015 – August 2016)
Chair-Elect (November 2014 – August 2015)
Blog Coordinator (August 2014 – August 2015)
Student Blog Editor (October 2013 – August 2014)

THATCamp SAA 2014
Organizing Committee (May 2014 – August 2014)

Ad-Hoc Working Group on the Archives & Archivists Listserv Society of American Archivists Member (June 2014 – August 2014)

Association of Canadian Archivists

Invited plenary speaker, “#Archivists4ClimateAction: A Look at the Present & Future of Archives and Climate Change ,” 2020 Annual Conference: 20/20 Vision, Seeing Archives Differently. Vancouver, British Columbia, CA. June 11-13, 2020.

Invited chair, “Disruption | Displacement | Diaspora: Access, reunification and dispersal of the documentary record.” 2017 Annual Conference: Archives, disrupted. Ottawa, Ontario, CA. June 10, 2017.

Art Libraries Society of North America

Liaison to Society of American Archivists, 2017 – 2018

Mentoring program, 2016-2017 Cohort

Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference

Program Committee, Roanoke 2015 Meeting, (November 2014 – October 2015)

Other Professional Service

Archivists Against History Repeating Itself 
Collective member, August 2018 – Present

Displaced Archives Project
Database Working Group (August 2013 –  August 2017)

A People’s Archive of Police Violence in Cleveland
Volunteer interviewer and transcriber, August 2015

Itinerant Archivists
Pilot project member, Ecuador, 2015

Tech Trek Texas, American Association of University Women, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX
Social Media Consultant (December 2012 – July 2013)

Expanding Your Horizons, Ingenuity Center, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX
Social Media Consultant (December 2012 – March 2013)

East Texas Archives and Museums
Secretary (May 2013 – September 2014)
Acting Secretary (September 2012 – May 2013)

University Service

Virginia Tech

University Council on International Affairs, Virginia Tech, May 2015 – May 2017

  • Alumni Awards for International Excellence Committee, October 2015 – May 2016

University Libraries, InclusiveVT Senior Representative, January 2017 – present

University Libraries Diversity Council, Virginia Tech, October 2014 – present

  • Chair, August 2016 – August 2018
  • Vice-Chair, June 2015 – August 2016
  • 2014-2015 Award Committee Chair, December 2015 – April 2016
  • Outreach Taskforce Chair, December 2015 – May 2015
  • Planning team, Accessible Library Environment series, March 2015 – June 2015

Library Faculty Association, Virginia Tech, October 2014 – present

  • President, May 2019 – Present
  • Vice-President/President Elect, May 2018 – May 2019
  • Website Task Force, December 2014 – February 2015
  • International Outreach Committee, January 2016 – Present
  • Continued Appointment Track Faculty Affairs Committee, August 2016 – Present

Hiring Committees, University Libraries

  • Digital Collections Archivist, 2019-2020
  • Diversity Resident Librarian, 2018-2019
  • Art + Architecture Librarian, 2017
  • Project Manager, 2017
  • Project Digitization Specialist, 2017
  • Digital Projects Coordinator, 2016

University of Texas at Tyler

Department Safety Liaison, Robert R Muntz Library (January 2013 – September 2014)

Banned Books Week Outreach Team, Robert R Muntz Library, September 2013

Hiring Committee Member, Students in Recovery Program Coordinator, June 2013

Robot Inspector, VEX Robotics Competition, University of Texas at Tyler, February 18, 2012