Former Residents

Mary Abler


Residency: Los Angeles Public Library, Innovation Leadership Program, 2013-2015
Education: MLIS, San Jose State University
Email: mary.abler@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/maryabler
Twitter: @maryabler

Shantel Agnew


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Liya Ai


Residency: University of Minnesota, 2008-2010
Education: MSIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Marissa G. Alcorta


Residency: Purdue University, 2006-2008
Education: MLS, University of Arizona

Jase Alston


Residency: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2008-2010
Education: MLIS, North Carolina Central University
Email: jasonalston@gmail.com
Twitter: @soulcitysigma

Tarida Anantachai


Residency: Syracuse University, 2011-2014
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Email: tanantac@syr.edu
Twitter: @taridachai
Tarida Anantachai picture

Camille Andrews


Residency: Cornell University, 2004-2005
Education: MLS, Simmons College

George Apodaca


Residency: University of Delaware, 2014-2016
Education: MLS, University of Arizona
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/george-1-apodaca/67/533/5b8
Twitter: @arxivista

Sara Arnold-Garza


Residency: Towson University, 2011-2013
Education: MSIS, University of Texas at Austin
Email: sarnoldgarza@towson.edu
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/saraarnoldgarza/
Twitter: @sarnoldgarza

Elvia Arroyo-Ramirez


Residency: University of Pittsburgh, 2010-2012
Education: MSIS, University of Pittsburgh
Email: elvia.arroyo@gmail.com
Twitter: @elvia_arroyo

Janine Awai


Residency: University of South Florida, 2006-2008
Education: MLS, University of South Florida

Megan Beard


Residency: University of New Mexico, 2007-2009
Education: MLS, University of Oklahoma

Naomi Bishop


Residency: University of Notre Dame, 2010-2012
Education: MLIS, University of Washington

Nataly Blas

Outgoing Convener
Residency: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2012-2014
Education: MSLIS, Florida State University
Email: Nataly.Blas@lmu.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/nataly-blas/55/54b/879

Aaron Bluitt


Residency: Duke University, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, University of North Texas

Kawanna Bright


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2003-2005
Education: MLIS, University of Washington

Damon Campbell


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2007-2009
Education: MSLS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Monifa Carter


Residency: University of Delaware, 2008-2010
Education: MLS, Indiana University

Jayati Chaudhuri


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2003-2005
Education: MSLS, University of Rhode Island

Anastasia Chiu


Residency: Temple University, 2015-2017
Education: MSLIS, St. John’s University
Email: anastasia.chiu@temple.edu
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/anastasiachiu

Hyun-Duck Chung


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2007-2009
Education: MIS, University of Toronto

Shantrie Collins


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2007-2009
Education: MSLS, University of South Florida

Lisa Cruces


Residency: University of Notre Dame, 2012-2014
Education: MSIS, University of Texas at Austin
Lisa Welty

Ariel Deardorff


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2014-2015
Education: MLIS, University of British Columbia
Twitter: @arieldeardorff

Chris Diaz


Residency: University of Iowa, 2013-2015
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Email: cdiaz10@nl.edu
Twitter: @chrisdaaz

Katherine Donaldson


Residency: Loyola Marymount University, 2014-2016
Education: MLIS, University of Washington
Email: kdonalds@uoregon.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katherinesdonaldson/

Orolando Duffus


Residency: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2014-2016
Education: MLS, North Carolina Central University

Gabriel Duque


Residency: University of Iowa, 2007-2009
Education: MLS, SUNY Albany
Email: gduque@umich.edu

Sarah Espinosa


Residency: Towson University, 2013-2015
Education: MLS, University of Maryland
Twitter: @sespinosa09

Ligaya A. Ganster


Residency: SUNY Buffalo, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, University of Pittsburgh

Jennifer Garrett


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2012-2014
Education: MLIS, University of British Columbia

Rabia Gibbs


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2010-2013
Education: MLIS, University of Pittsburgh

Neyda Gilman


Residency: Syracuse University
Education: MLS, University at Buffalo
Email: neyda.gilman@colostate.edu

Isabel Gonzalez-Smith


Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012-2013
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Isabel Gonzalez-Smith

Angela M. Gooden


Residency: Ohio State University, 1999-2000
Education: MLS, Kent State University

Jody Gray


Residency: University of Minnesota, 2003-2004
Education: MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

LaVerne Gray


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, Dominican University

Cindy Gruwell


Residency: University of Minnesota, 1994-1995
Education: MLS, UCLA

Bethany Harris


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2011-2012
Education: MSI, University of Michigan

Justin Head


Residency: Central Washington University, 2011-2013
Education: MLIS, San Jose State University
Email: jhead@vtc.edu

Katherine Hill


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2012-2014
Education: MLIS, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Twitter: @library_kate

Will Hires


Residency: Ohio State University, 1995-1997
Education: MLS, Louisiana State University

Twanna Hodge


Residency: University of Utah, 2015-2017
Education: MLIS, University of Washington
Email: tkhodge20@gmail.com

Dracine Hodges


Residency: Ohio State University, 2007-2009
Education: MLIS, Florida State University

Deborah Hollis


Residency: Ohio State University, 1991-1993
Education: MLS, University of Arizona

Suzanne Im


Residency: University of California, Santa Barbara, 2011-2013
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Asher Jackson


Residency: University of Delaware, 2006-2008
Education: MLS, Simmons College

Petrina Jackson


Residency: Cornell University, 2002-2004
Education: MLS, University of Pittsburgh

Latanya N. Jenkins


Residency: Purdue University, 2006-2008
Education: MSLIS, Drexel University

Eboni A. Johnson


Residency: Ohio State University, 2005-2006
Education: MLS, Kent State University
Email: ejohnson@oberlin.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/eboniajohnson
Twitter: @mzundercover

Shannon Jones


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2002-2004
Education: MLS/MIS, North Carolina Central University
Email: joneshan@musc.edu
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/shannondjones/

Alysse Jordan


Residency: SUNY Buffalo, 1997-1998
Education: MLS, University of Michigan

Miguel Juarez


Residency: SUNY Buffalo, 1997-1999
Education: MLS, SUNY Buffalo

Somaly Kim-Wu


Residency: Cornell University, 2007-2009
Education: MLIS, Wayne State University

Pambanisha King


Residency: Auburn University, 2003-2005
Education: MLS, University of North Texas

LeRoy Jason LaFleur


Residency: Cornell University, 2000-2002
Education: MLS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Hope Lappen


Residency: University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2013
Education: MLS, Pratt Institute

Brian Leaf


Residency: Ohio State University, 2011-2013
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina, Chapel-Hill
Email: bdleaf@gmail.com
Brian Leaf

Hannah Lee


Residency: University of Delaware, 2010-2012
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Email: hklee@udel.edu

Jason Lee


Residency: OCLC, 2009-2010
Education: MLIS, San Jose State University

Holger Lenz


Residency: Kansas State University, 2012-2014
Education: MLS, University of Kentucky
Holger Lenz

Brenda Linares


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2007-2008
Education: MLIS, University of California, Los Angeles
Email: linares7@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/brendalinares/
Twitter: @brenda_linares

Sandy Littletree


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2007-2009
Education: MSIS, University of Texas at Austin

Dominique Luster


Residency: University of Pittsburgh, 2014-2016
Education: MLIS, University of Pittsburgh
Email: DSL21@pitt.edu
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/dominiqueluster
Twitter: @luster_luster

Courtney Mack


Residency: Duke University, 2006-2008
Education: MLS, North Carolina Central University

Ida T. Martinez


Residency: Cornell University, 2002-2003
Education: MLIS, Dominican University

Michelle Mason-Coles


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2011-2012
Education: MLS, St. John's University

Tammy L. Mays


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 1997-1998
Education: MLIS, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Jason Paul Michel


Residency: Miami University (Ohio), 2007-2008
Education: MLS, Simmons College

Alyse Minter


Residency: Towson University, 2015-2016
Education: MSLS, The Catholic University of America
Email: aminter@towson.edu
Twitter: @4luvofLAM

Christian Minter


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2013-2015
Education: MSLS, The Catholic University of America
Email: mintercij@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/christianminter/
Twitter: @LibGirl09

Masha Misco


Residency: Miami University (Ohio), 2006
Education: MLS, University of Iowa

Yasmin Morais


Residency: Georgetown University Law Center, 2007-2009
Education: MLS, University of Toronto

Leslie L. Morgan


Residency: University of Notre Dame, 2005-2007
Education: MLIS, Wayne State University
Email: lmorgan1@nd.edu
Twitter: @LadyLibrarianND

Maud Mundava


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2003-2005
Education: MLS, SUNY Buffalo

Brendan O’Connell


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2013-2015
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Genya O’Gara


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2008-2010
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Andreas Orphanides


Residency: North Carolina State University, 2008-2010
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Martha A. Parker


Residency: University of Arkansas, 2012-2015
Education: MLIS, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Email: map012@uark.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/martha-parker/1b/455/974

Demetria Patrick


Residency: Miami University (Ohio), 2002-2004
Education: MLS, Wayne State University

Megan Z. Perez


Residency: University of Arkansas, 2007-2009
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Annie Pho


Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012-2013
Education: MLS, Indiana University
Annie Pho

Veronda Pitchford


Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, 1994-1996
Education: North Carolina Central University
Email: veronda.pitchford@railslibraries.info
Twitter: @vjpitch

Toccara Porter


Residency: University of Louisville, 2008-2013
Education: MLIS, Kent State University

Mark Puente


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, University of Arizona

Kavitha Reddy


Residency: Cornell University, 2007-2009
Education: MLS, University of Michigan

Ira Revels


Residency: Cornell University, 2001-2003
Education: MLS, University of Pittsburgh

Suzy Roy


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2011-2012
Education: MLS, Indiana University

Ingrid Ruffin


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2012-2014
Education: MLIS, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Email: iruffin@utk.edu
Twitter: @ingridruffin

Miguel Ruiz


Residency: University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013-2015
Education: MSLIS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jmruizn2/

Pamela Salela


Residency: Miami University (Ohio), 1999-2001
Education: MLS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Brenda Salem


Residency: University of Pittsburgh, 2006-2008
Education: MLIS, University of Pittsburgh

Ariana Santiago


Residency: University of Iowa, 2013-2015
Education: MLIS, University of South Florida
Email: ariana.e.santiago@gmail.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ariana-santiago-1a866756/
Twitter: @aripants

Tiffany Saulter


Residency: University of Delaware, 2014-2016
Education: MSLS, Indiana University

Madeline Sheldon


Residency: Valparaiso University, 2014-2016
Education: MSI, University of Michigan
Email: sheldon.madeline@gmail.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/madeline-sheldon/69/289/649
Twitter: @madsheldon

Shannon Simpson


Residency: Towson University, 2009-2011
Education: MLIS, Kent State University
Twitter: @BaltimoreBookie

Felicia A. Smith


Residency: University of Notre Dame, 2005-2007
Education: MLS, Dominican University

Kai Alexis Smith


Residency: University of Notre Dame, 2014-2016
Education: MSLIS, Pratt Institute
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kaialexissmith/
Twitter: @KaiAlexisSmith

Rachel A. Smith


Residency: Penn State University, 2013-2015
Education: MLIS, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Kaitlin Springmier

Incoming Convener
Residency: University of Chicago, 2015-2017
Education: MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Email: kaitlin.springmier@sonoma.edu
LinkedIn: http:// www.linkedin.com/in/kaitlinspringmier
Twitter: @kaitlinspring
kaitlin springmier headshot

Faith Steele


Residency: Marquette University, 2010-2012
Education: MLS, University of Kentucky

Rachel Kuhn Stinehelfer


Residency: North Carolina State University, 1999-2001
Education: MLIS, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Sarah Stohr


Residency: University of New Mexico, 2006-2008
Education: MLS, University of Kentucky

Kynita Stringer-Stanback


Residency: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2010-2013
Education: MSLS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Claudia Sueyras


Residency: University of Minnesota, 2008-2010
Education: MLS, Florida State University

Juleah Swanson


Residency: Ohio State University, 2011-2013
Education: MLIS, University of Washington

Tomaro I. Taylor


Residency: University of South Florida, 2003-2004
Education: MLS, University of South Florida

Fantasia Thorne


Residency: Syracuse University, 2010-2012
Education: MLS, Simmons College

Ngoc-Yen Tran


Residency: University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008-2010
Education: MLIS, University of Washington
Email: yen.tran@sjsu.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nyentran
Twitter: @Libraryen

Jessi Van Der Volgen


Residency: National Library of Medicine, 2011-2012
Education: MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

LaTesha Velez


Residency: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2010-2012
Education: MLIS, North Carolina Central University

Valerie Yazza


Residency: Purdue University, 2006-2008
Education: MLIS, Kent State University

Kristi Yingling


Residency: Vanderbilt University, 2010-2011
Education: MLS, University of Kentucky

Courtney L. Young


Residency: Ohio State University, 1997-1999
Education: MLS, Simmons College