Masters of Library Science

North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC

December 2011

Bachelor of Arts, American History

Saint Augustine’s University

May 2010

Professional Experience


July 2015

The Forest History Society (Durham, NC)

Head of Reference and Instructional Services Librarian  

September 2013 – May 2015

Saint Augustine’s University (Raleigh, NC)

Library Technical Assistant II

August 2012 – September 2013

Wake Technical Community College (Raleigh, NC)

Library Technical Assistant I

February 2012 – August 2012

Wake Technical Community College (Raleigh, NC)

Evening Librarian

December 2011 – August 2012

St. Augustine’s University (hired through Quality Staffing) (Raleigh, NC)

Graduate Assistant in the School of Library and Information Sciences

August 2010 – December 2011

North Carolina Central University (Durham, NC)

Teaching Experience

Instructor of Record

Spring 2014

Saint Augustine’s University (Raleigh, NC)

Course: Honors Research Seminar: Research Technology (HON 298)

Course Description: This course will engage students from diverse disciplines in the research process.  Students will explore the use of various research technologies and resources to build upon the research proposal developed in the prerequisite course (Hon 297).  Students will engage in critical thinking to evaluate methods for data collection and analysis, to develop conclusions of the observed data/results, and to synthesize implications for further research.

Technical Proficiencies

Selected Database and Library Software Proficiencies

  • Horizon
  • NC Live
  • Worldshare Management Services (WMS)
  • Sirsi Dynex

Instructional Software

  • Blackboard (Learning Management System)
  • Camtasia (for creating online video tutorials)
  • LibGuides

Marketing and Social Media Software

  • iMovie (for producing videos for marketing purposes)
  • Camtasia (for producing videos for marketing purposes)
  • WordPress (creating websites)
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • YouTube

Professional Memberships

  • Member, American Library Association (2010 – Present)
  • Member, North Carolina Library Association (2010 – present)