Academic Status

2019                 Librarian, University of Washington
2015                 Associate Librarian, University of Washington
2013                 Associate Professor, Virginia Tech
2011                 Associate Librarian, Wake Forest University
2007                 Assistant Librarian, Wake Forest University


Leadership Fellow, Association of Research Libraries (2021-2022)


Bea Kovacs Outstanding Alumni Award, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Library and Information Studies Program (2018)

Senior Fellow, UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies (2014)

Successfully “UngluedSo You Want to be a Librarian, changing its copyright to a CC BY-SA license (2012)

Distinguished Alumni Early Career Award, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Education (2011)

Best Book in Library Literature Award, Greenwood Publishing Group, for the Tech Set, which included Wikis for Libraries (2011)

ACRL’s Excellence in Academic Libraries Award, Z. Smith Reynolds Library (co-authored successful application) (2011)

Inducted into Beta Phi Mu (2010)


Acceptance, Toolkit, Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (2009)

National Conference Librarian Scholarship, Association of College and Research Libraries (2009)

Sponsorship, ALA Emerging Leaders Program, Library and Information Technology Association (2008)

NCLA Leadership Institute “Tigger” Award Winner (2008)

Velma Jeremiah Scholarship, National Mensa Scholarship (2006 – 2007)

Helen Thayer Bowing Scholarship, University of North Carolina Library and Information Studies Program (2005 – 2006)