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   Education 

        University of California, Los Angeles

  • Masters of Library and Information Science, Media Archival Studies - 2019 Candidate

        University of California, Santa Cruz

  • B.A. Film and Digital Media, Production Concentration - June 2012

 

        Chabot-Las Positas Community College, Livermore/Hayward, CA

  • A.A. Liberal Arts - June 2010

   Professional Experience 

 

  • Academy Film Archive, Film Preservation Intern, Los Angeles, CA, Jan 2019 - Present

  • Bob Baker Marionette Theater, Head Archivist, Los Angeles, CA, Sept 2017 - Present

  • UCLA, GSE&IS Information Studies Lab, Lab Assistant III, Los Angeles, CA, Aug 2017 - Present

 

  • UCLA Film & TV Archive, Collections Intern, Santa Clarita, CA, June - Dec 2018

 

  • 20th Century Fox, Archives Intern, Century City, CA, June - August, 2018

 

  • Essanay Film Museum, Collections/Researcher, Niles, CA, Oct - Dec 2013, June - Aug 2017

 

  • Multicom Ent. Group, Media Inventory Asst., Los Angeles, CA, Sept 2016 - Feb 2017

 

  • Cole Video, Project Manager/Video Editor, Sonora, CA, April 2014 - Aug 2016

 

  • Calaveras Community TV, Host & Showrunner, Looking For Animals, CA, 2014 - 2016

 

  • Canyon Cinema, Film Inspection/Promotional Media Intern, San Francisco, CA, April - Dec 2013

   Presentations & Publications-

  • Bastard Film Encounter, Presentation, Baltimore, MD, April 25 - 27, 2019

  • Preserving Place: Moving the Bob Baker Marionette Theater, Article, Performance! SAA Newsletter, Spring 2019

  • The Bob Baker Marionette Theater: Archiving with Oral Histories, Panel, Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) Annual Conference, Portland, OR, Nov 28 - Dec 1, 2018

  • The French One Panel, Blog, 21st Century Fox Archives, Sept 19, 2019

   Awards, Fellowships & Scholarships 

  • UCLA/Mellon Foundation Internship Project Recipient, Bob Baker Marionette Theater, 2018-2019

 

  • Rick Chase Foundation AMIA Scholarship, 2018

 

  • MLIS Professional Programs Committee Travel Fund, IS Dept., UCLA, CA, 2018

 

  • SBDC Rising Star Business Award, Cole Video, 2014

 

  • UCSC Dean’s Award, outstanding research, Morally Straight: A Portrait of Gay Eagle Scouts, 2013

 

  • Porter College Fellowship in F.D.M., 2012

 

  • Porter College Undergraduate Fellowship Award, 2012

 

  • Audience Choice Award, Feature Doc - Exit 426: Watsonville, Santa Cruz Film Festival, 2012

 

  • Eagle Scout, 2007

   Conferences & Symposia 

  • Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) Conference, Portland, 2018​​

  • The Reel Thing: Los Angeles, Aug 23-25, 2018

 

  • VES/SMPTE Meeting Hollywood: The Business, Science, and Art of Film &TV Restoration and Preservation, July 17, 2018

 

  • Orphan Film Symposium: Love, New York City, Ny, April 11-14, 2018

  • Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) Conference, New Orleans, 2017

 

   Affiliations 

  • American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC), 2019

 

  • Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers (SMPTE), 2018 - Present

 

  • AMIA Member, 2016 - Present

  • Co-President - UCLA AMIA Student Chapter, 2018 - Present

 

  • Treasurer - UCLA AMIA Student Chapter, 2017 - 2018

 

  • Vice President - UCLA Special Libraries Association (SLA) Student Chapter, 2017 - 2018

  • Webmaster; Instructional Services Liaison - UCLA Student Governing Board, 2017 - 2018

   Technical Skills 

  • Film - 35mm, 16mm, 8mm, Super 8.

 

  • Tape - ¼ inch Reel to Reel, Betacam, Umatic, VHS

 

  • Grooved Discs - Various lacquer disks including Vitaphone, Transcription, and Glass Radio Discs

 

  • Analogue Tools - Rewinds/flatbeds, guillotine/cement splicers, synchronizers,

 

  • Digital Tools - DSLR’s, various professional camcorders;

Final Cut X and 7, Premiere, Compressor, Quicktime, VLC, MPEG Streamclip;

Logic, Audition. Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator

 

  • Office / Operating Systems - PC and Mac, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Office 365

  • Content Management Systems - Adlib, Filemaker Pro, Omeka, Airtable, Libib. Experience with Voyager, GitHub, CONTENTdm

   Volunteer Work 

 

  • Hugh M. Hefner Moving Image Archive, Student Volunteer, School of Cinema Arts, USC, Los Angeles, CA, Jan 2018 - Present

  • Home Movie Day, Film Inspection & MC, Los Angeles, CA, 2016 - Present

 

  • The Reel Thing: Los Angeles, Registration, Aug 23-25, 2018

 

  • VES/SMPTE Meeting Hollywood: The Business, Science, and Art of Film and TV Restoration and Preservation, Registration, July 17, 2018

 

  • Orphan Film Symposium: Love, Registration, New York City, NY, April 11-14, 2018

 

  • Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) Conference, Registration, New Orleans, 2017

   Current Coursework 

 

FALL 2017

211 - Artifacts and Cultures, Dr. Johanna Drucker

260 - Description and Access, Dr. Jonathan Furner

431 - Archives, Records, and Memory, Dr. Anne Gilliland-Swetland

 

 

WINTER 2018

270 - Systems and Infrastructures, Dr. Miriam Posner

289 - Moving Image Technology, Prof. Dino Everett

480 - Introduction to Media Archiving and Preservation, Prof. Snowden Becker

 

 

SPRING 2018

212 - Values and Communities in Information Professions, Dr. Ramesh Srinivasan

238 - Environmental Protection of Collections, Dr. Ellen Pearlstein

433 - Community-Based Archiving, Dr. Michelle Caswell

FALL 2018

289 - Digital Methods for Research and Scholarship, Dr. Johanna Drucker

400 - Professional Development and Portfolio Design, Prof. Snowden Becker

432 - Issues and Problems in Preservation of Heritage Materials, Dr. Ellen Pearlstein

WINTER 2019

438 - Archival Description and Access Systems, Dr. Kathy Carbone

498 - Internship: Academy Film Archive, Mark Toscano (Film Preservationist)

596 - Directed Individual Study and Research, Dr. Ellen Pearlstein

SPRING 2019

489 - Home Movies: Preservation, Identification, and Repatriation, Snowden Becker

498 - Internship: Academy Film Archive, Mark Toscano (Film Preservationist)

596 - Directed Individual Study and Research, Dr. Diana Ascher