Academic Positions

  • Present 2015

    Associate Dean, Library Technology Planning & Policy

    University of Alabama, University Libraries

  • 2016 2015

    Interim Associate Dean, Special Collections

    University of Alabama, University Libraries

  • 2015 2010

    Director of Library Technology

    Binghamton University, University Libraries

  • 2010 2008

    Head of Library Technology

    Binghamton University, University Libraries

  • 2008 2005

    Systems Librarian

    The College of New Jersey, TCNJ Library

  • 2005 1998

    UNIX Administrator/Library Systems Manager

    Rider University, University Libraries

Education & Training

  • M.L.S. 1997

    Master of Library Service

    Rutgers University, School of Communication, Information, and Library Studies

  • B.A.1992

    Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics

    Caldwell College (now Caldwell University)

Honors, Awards, and Grants

  • 2007
    IMLS National Leadership Grant for Libraries
    Served as project team member for "Shared Open Source Library System Planning" grant ($24,417) funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services' 2007 National Leadership Grants for Libraries program.
  • 2007
    IT Mini-Grant
    I recieved a grant from The Colege of New Jersey's Information Technolgy department to investigate a discovery layer (VuFind) for the TCNJ Library catalog.
  • 2006
    NJLA-CUS/ACRL-NJ Technology Innovation Award
    Team leader for a project that included Eric Thul and Heather Lea Moulaison. The project that won the award was for using RSS to integrate new library acquisitions into a course management system. Award presented April 25, 2006.
  • 2003
    Rider University Distinguished Employee
    Rider University Distinguished Employee award was presented on November 10, 2003
  • 2003
    NJLA-CUS/ACRL-NJ Technology Innovation Award
    For innovative use and application of Open Source Software technology at Rider University Libraries. Award was presented April 1, 2003.
  • 2001
    VALE Meritorious Service Award
    I was presented with the Virtual Academic Library Environment of New Jersey (VALE) Meritorious Service Award on January 4, 2001
  • 1999-2000
    Implementing Z39.50 and WebPac Technology
    Served as Project Director of “Implementing Z39.50 and WebPac Technology” grant ($25,000).