RESUME:

EDUCATION:
University of Texas, MSIS / Magna Cum Laude / Austin, TX / 2018

         Specialties: Audio-Visual Archives, Digital Asset Management, Metadata

Florida State University, Bachelors Arts, Psychology, Tallahassee, FL
 

EXPERIENCE:

Archival & Library:

Association For Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC), Archives Committee Chair & Video Editor, Eugene, OR / Current

 Increase video presentation access, clear 5-year editing backlog, & manage video collection materials.

Bob Dylan Center - Processing Archivist, Tulsa, OK / 2018 -2019
        
Manage the creation of a detailed intellectual and physical arrangement (item-level organizational map) for 140K items in The

         Bob Dylan Collection. / Reconnect contextual metadata among objects. / Develop a strategy to generate and ingest itemized

 metadata records to the archival management system and digital asset management software.

Bob Dylan Center - Masters Thesis Project, Tulsa, OK / 2018
          Finding Shelter In The Storm - Archival Arrangement at the Bob Dylan Archive

Bob Dylan Center - Archives Assistant, Tulsa, OK / 2018

          Research best practice, suppliers, cost and institutional goals to develop a sizeable archival materials rehousing order.

Dolph Briscoe Center for American History - Student Archival Project, Austin, Tx / 2017
          Published Work: The Tary Owen Papers
Austin History Center - Student Archival Project, Austin, Tx / 2016
          Published Work: Goeth, Etnyre, and Tips Families Papers - AR.I.003
Strozier Library, Florida State University - Library Assistant / Tallahassee, FL / 2000

 

Digital Collections & Distribution:
SkyRockit - Merchandising Manager / San Francisco, CA / 2009 - 2010
         Facilitated content ingestion, developed and executed marketing campaigns.
Snocap - Label Relations Manager / San Francisco, CA / 2006 - 2007
         Developed long-standing partner relationships, negotiated distribution deals with content partners, and executed

         extensive metadata problem solving.


Music Industry:
Missing Parts - Freelance Artist Support - Founder / San Francisco, CA / 2004 - 2009
         Translate album artwork concepts, into finished layouts across all formats.
         Personal Favorite: David Dondero’s South of the South
Buried Treasure Records - Project Manager / San Francisco, CA 2004
Punk Rock Orchestra - Event Coordinator / San Francisco, CA 2004
Institute for Unpopular Culture - Event Coordinator / San Francisco, CA 2004
IndieSent, illstatic.com - Music Columnist / San Francisco, CA 2004 - 2005
Subpop Records - Marketing & Sales Intern / Seattle, WA 2002

Additional:
Hi-5Living.com - Web Portfolio - includes descriptions & videos of past projects / 2014 - Current
Michael Laird Rare Books - Marketing Infrastructure / Austin, TX / 2018
Joe Rothenberg Animation - Office Manager / Austin, TX / 2016
Alley Cats, Vintage Clothing & Housewares / Co-Owner / Seattle, WA / 2002 - 2003


SKILLS:
Expertise with: Project Planning & Management  / Analog to Digital Audio Digitization / Metadata Production / Metadata Problem Solving / Metadata Optimization / Archive Collection Processing / Finding Aid Production / Collection Cataloging / Marketing

and Merchandising  / Business Development / Development and Optimization of Process and Workflow / Improving User

Discovery, Search, & Personalization / Sound and Video File Editing / Photo Editing and Digitization / Exceptional Spreadsheet

and Presentation Software Skills / Adobe Creative Suite / Sony SoundForge / Windows & Mac OS / MS Office / Apple iWork /

G Suite / Digital Asset Management Software / Archival Management Software / Controlled Vocabulary, Ontologies, and

Cataloging Standards / Familar with SQL & Maria DB / History of Recorded Sound Carriers / Record Collecting /

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