PhD, Information Sciences, Illinois (in progress)
MBA, Keller Graduate School of Management
MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
BA, Corporate Communication, Northern Illinois University
Honors and Awards
- Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians recipient, University of Minnesota Libraries, 2018
- Local Vocal - iConference Social Media Expo Selection, 2014
- Mix IT Up! Fellowship (UIUC)
- ALA Spectrum Scholar, 2013-2014
Publications & Papers
Local Vocal: Where Design Thinking Meets Social Media and Creates Civic Engagement and Social Entrepreneurship, iSchools, April 4, 2014.
Student Engagement is a Rewarding Necessity! BizLibratory [Blog]
Student Engagement and Experiential Learning as a Way to Introduce Entrepreneurial Practices. BizLibratory [Blog]
9th Annual Deshpande Symposium on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Higher Education, "Beyond the Books: Libraries Pivot to Role as Hub in the Innovation Ecosystem" [Conference Session]. Online Presentation, June 2020.
2020 Spring Conference on Teaching, Learning, and Student Success, "Partnerships with Impact: Innovate State" [Conference Session]. Michigan State University, May 2020.