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MA, Information Resources and Library Science / Archives
Knowledge River Scholar, Latino and Native American Information Resources
University of Arizona

BA, English Literature
Thematic Minor in Africana Studies & Anthropology
University of Arizona

Certified Archivist
Academy of Certified Archivists

Certificate of Training in Linguistics
Monterey Peninsula College

Supplemental Coursework and Certification

-Emergency and Disaster Response Planning, Arizona State Library
-Risk Evaluation: Disaster Planning, Heritage Preservation
-Arizona Site Steward, Az State Parks / SHPO
-GPS Basics / Mapping Concepts, Az State Parks / SHPO
-Managing Archaeological Collections, US Department of the Interior
-Archaeology for Interpreters, US Department of the Interior
-California Archaeological Site Steward, CASSP
-Certificate, Program Development Institute, YMCA of the USA
-Communication Trainer Certificate, YMCA of the USA
-Engaging Newcomers Workshop, YMCA of the USA

Grants Awarded

-City Partnership Operations support grant, annually 2013-2015
-Educational Programming Grant, 2015
-Exhibit and programming enhancement grant, 2014
-Photographic materials preservation grants, 2013
-Scholarship and operations grant, 2012
-Program Support grants, annually 2009-2012
-Youth program grants, annually 2008 and 2009
-Second Language Acquisition Program Grant, 2008-2009

Professional Experience 

Archivist & Project Coordinator, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, 2016 – present
Responsible for physical and intellectual control, access, and preventative conservation of collections. Responsible for registration of new acquisitions and donor recognition. Implementing collections inventory schedule and processes. Coordinate archives processing projects. Plan and implement use of collections storage and maintain climate monitoring. Preparation and installation of exhibits. Member of Inclusivity Committee and Professional Development Committee.

Director, The Museum of Casa Grande
Responsible for daily operations, collections management, program development and management, and finances. Worked with the board to identify and foster mission-driven community partnerships and collaborative programs. Recruited, trained, and supervised volunteers and interns. Wrote and managed program and preservation grants. Established social media presence and developed marketing materials.

Collections Management Assistant, Amerind Foundation Museum

Archives/Museum Technician, Redwood National and State Parks

Museum Volunteer, Clarke Historical Museum

Archives Assistant, Labriola American Indian Data Center, ASU

Museum Volunteer, Pima Air and Space Museum

Campaign and Membership Coordinator, YMCA of Southern Arizona 

Program Director, YMCA of Southern Arizona

Writing & Presentations

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