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SUMMARY OF SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Over a dozen years of professional work in libraries, with increasing administrative and managerial experience in public services, technical services, collection development, budget management, staff management and evaluation, workflow, grant writing, and policy development.

EDUCATION
MLIS, Wayne State University, Detroit MI, December 2001
BS in Education, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant MI, December 1997

Affiliations:
Member, American Library Association
Member, American Association of School Librarians
Member, Association for Library Service to Children
Member, Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies and Tribal Librarians Interest Group
Member, Michigan Library Association
Member, Public Library Association
Member, Young Adult Library Services Association

Awards and Certifications:
2011 Recipient of the Frances H. Pletz Award for Excellence in Public Library Service to Youth
Library of Michigan: Librarian’s Permanent Professional Certificate, earned in 2006

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan, Mount Pleasant MI
2013-present Tribal Education Librarian

Ivy Tech Community College, Valparaiso IN
2013 Librarian, Valparaiso campus

Canton Public Library, Canton MI
2006-2012 Department Head: Children’s, Tween & Teen Services
2010-2012 Co-Department Head: Technical Processing Workgroup

Chippewa River District Library System, Mount Pleasant MI
2001-2006 Youth Services Coordinator Librarian
1999-2001 Youth Services Associate