Education

Master of Library and Information Science
iSchool, University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
2008 – 2012
Bachelor of Arts, Geography
Huxley College of the Environment, Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington
2003 – 2006

Employment

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Librarian
UBC Library, University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia
2017 – present
Reference and Geospatial Librarian
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, Boston Public Library
Boston, Massachusetts
2015 – 2017
Cartographic Reference Librarian
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, Boston Public Library
Boston, Massachusetts
2012 – 2015
Cartographic Reference and Preservation Assistant
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, Boston Public Library
Boston, Massachusetts
2012
Map Library Manager
Huxley College Map Library, Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington
2008 – 2010
Aerial Photograph Scanning Technician
Huxley College Map Library, Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington
2007 – 2008

Workshops

Building Project Websites with Jekyll and GitHub Pages
UBC Library Research Commons
2020
A Warmup to Geoferencing Scanned Historical Maps
UBC Library Research Commons
2019
Intro to Mapping in the Web / Up and Running with Leaflet.js
UBC Library Research Commons
2018 – 2019
Creating Map Tiles with gdal2tiles.py
Vancouver Maptime Meetup
2019
Build Your Own Web Map
Vancouver Public Library
2019
Intro to QGIS 3
UBC Library Research Commons
2019
Up and Running with Leaflet.js
Pacific Northwest Data Curators' Meeting
2018
Using DMTI Data with QGIS
ACCOLEDS 2018
2018
Mapping in the Web with CARTO Builder
UBC Library Research Commons
2017 – 2018
OpenStreetMap Mapping Party
UBC Open Education Week
2018
Managing Your Geospatial Metadata
UBC Faculty of Forestry Project Management Principles Workshop
2017
User-Centred Design Techniques for GIS Projects in the Web
UBC Faculty of Forestry Project Management Principles Workshop
2017
OpenStreetMap Mapping Party
UBC GIS Day / Geography Awareness Week
2017
Do-It-Yourself Mapmaking with CARTO
Boston Public Library Public Workshop
2016 – 2017
Map It! Digital Maps for GIS and Learning
EdTechTeacher Innovation Summit
2016
Google Earth for Family History Projects
Boston Public Library Public Workshop
2016

Invited Class Lectures

Geospatial Resources at UBC
Various Classes
2017 – 2020
Library GIS Services and Geospatial Metadata
UBC – LIBR 599
2019
Map Collections of Historic Vancouver
UBC – PLAN 425
2019
Sharing Geodata in the Web
UBC – FRST 532, GEM 599
2018
Open Source Software for GIS
UBC – GEOG 370
2017 – 2018
Citing Your Geodata
UBC – GEM 599
2018
Survey of 20th Century Hand-Drawn Maps
UBC – GEOG 572
2018
Command-Line GIS Using the Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL)
UBC – GEM 530
2017
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