Writing & Speaking


  • Who’s Online: Assessing Participation of Community-Centered Archives in Digital Aggregators and Exhibitions,” Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS), American Library Association, June 27, 2024
  • “Inclusive Metadata Follow-up,” online discussion session, Southeastern NY Library Resources Council, April 24, 2024
  • “Inclusive Metadata,” webinar, BAPLA, April 18, 2024
  • “Becoming Comfortable with the Uncomfortable: Challenging Identity Metrics in Favor of a Human-Centered Approach,” California Association of Museums, March 12, 2024
  • Instituting a framework for reparative description,” with Stephanie Luke, Archival Science, February 27, 2024
  • Metadata Learning and Unlearning Summit 2023,” report, Curationist.org, January 29, 2023
  • “Inclusive Metadata,” webinar, Southeastern NY Library Resources Council, January 24, 2024





  • “Curationist: Designing a Metadata Standard and Taxonomy for an Open Cultural Ecosystem,” Digital Library Federation Forum, November 9-13, 2020


  • “Leveraging Data in Entertainment Archives,” International Council on Archives Section on Business Archives, San Francisco, CA, September 17-18, 2019
  • “Entertainment Born Digital Archives: Challenges and Limitations,” Society of California Archivists Annual General Meeting, Long Beach, CA, April 24-27, 2019
  • “Of Pigs and Pixie Dust: Tailoring Descriptive Vocabularies for Disney Animation Artwork,” Film Librarians Conference, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, May 15-17, 2019


  • “Using Dropbox to communicate with donors or creators,” Society of California Archivists Annual General Meeting, Pasadena, CA, April 27-29, 2017