RESUME 

EDUCATION
The University of Texas at Austin
School of Information – May 2019
Masters of Science in Information Studies
 

Moody College of Communications – May 2016
Bachelors of Journalism & Bachelors of Science in Radio-Television-Film


EXPERIENCE

Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, Austin, TX, September 2019 - May 2021

Hall-Troubridge Online Archive Project Librarian, Digital Collections Services


LLILAS Benson Latin American Collection, Austin, TX, June 2018 - August 2019
Post-Custodial and Digital Initiatives Graduate Research Assistant
Assisted in daily digital archiving and metadata tasks, including quality control work for collections, metadata research, implementation of standards, and digital stewardship
 

LLILAS Benson Latin American Collection, Austin, TX, January 2019 - May 2019
Capstone - Professional Experience Project
Processed the Ricardo Ainslie Papers, a hybrid collection of audiovisual and paper materials, according to traditional archival standards by rehousing materials, creating an access and preservation plan, and formatting an XML finding aid for online use
 

POMEmagazine, Austin, TX, October 2016 – Present
Freelance Writer
Writes about pop culture and identity for the publication’s online audience
 

Hallmark Cards, Georgetown, TX, October 2016 – August 2017
Sales Associate
Assisted with in-store sales of merchandise, customer service around the store and updating the store’s Facebook page, promoting products, sales, and events
 

The Texas Observer, Austin, TX, July 2016 – August 2016
Editorial Intern
Assisted with various editorial tasks including research, editing, pitching and writing stories for The Observer’s statewide audience
 

Subiendo Academy, Austin, TX, June 2016
Social Media Manager
Maintained the social media accounts for the leadership academy, chronicling and sharing the journeys of students to an audience of 1,586 followers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram


PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES
Archival Enterprise I, Fall 2018
Practicum at the H.J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports, Austin, TX
Helped process the Jody Conradt Papers according to traditional archival standards by rehousing materials, creating an access and preservation plan, and formatting an XML finding aid for online use
 

Theories and Applications of Metadata, Spring 2018
Metadata Implementation Plan
Wrote and presented a formal business proposal for a metadata visualization project using OpenRefine, Tableau, and Google Slides. Developed and presented an interactive data visualization for this proposal using Tableau.


Archival Enterprise II, Spring 2018
Bitcurator Workshop
Collaborated on a formal 2.5-hour group presentation/workshop outlining how to use Bitcurator


Association of Moving Image Archivists, University of Texas at Austin Chapter, January 2018 – May 2019
Co-Director
Helped create a newsletter for the organization, arranged screenings and collaborative events with other student organizations on campus


SKILLS
Working knowledge of standards such as PREMIS, DCMI, MARC, and Dublin Core
Knowledge of EAD and XML
Bitcurator, Archivematica, Access to Memory, Bagit, Bagger, and Oxygen XML Editor
Tableau
Basic knowledge at the command line
Basic knowledge of PHP, MySQL
Adobe Suite, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Audacity, Microsoft Office

LANGUAGES
English (can read, speak, and write fluently)
Spanish (can read, write, and speak at an intermediate level)