Service & Activities


Committees and Groups

2018 - present ORCID US Repositories Interest Group
2018 - present Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA)

  • Data Management Task Force (2018 - present)
2018 - present Promotions Team, Texas State University

  • Makers Day Subcommittee (2018 - present)
  • Escape Room Subcommittee (2018 - present)
  • Subject Librarian Trading Cards Subcommittee (2018 - present)
2018 - present Metadata Advisory Committee, Texas State University
2018 - present IT Leadership Council, Texas State University
2017 - present Texas Data Repository Steering Committee

  • Vice Chair (2018 - 2019)
  • Assessment Working Group (2017 - present)
2017 - present Social Media Advisory Committee, Texas State University
2017 - present Digital Preservation Working Group, Texas State University
2017 - present Scholarly Communications Team, Texas State University
2016 - present Texas Archivematica Users Group (A-Tex)

  • Steering Committee (2016 - present)
2016 - present TDL DSpace Education Working Group, Texas Digital Library
2012 - present Digital Frontiers Conference Committee

  • Ex-officio, Board of Directors (2018 - present)
  • Chair, Code of Conduct Subcommittee (2014 - 2015)
2010 - present Texas Library Association

  • Digital Libraries Round Table (DLRT) (2013 - present)
    • DLRT Chair-Elect; Webmaster (2018 - present)
    • DLRT Legislative Committee (2014 - 2015)
2015 - 2017 TDL Awards Committee, Texas Digital Library
2015 - 2016 TDL Dataverse Implementation Working Group, Texas Digital Library

  • Business Model Subcommittee
  • Lead organizer for IRB (multi-site study)
2015 - 2017 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries Committee

  • Chair (2015 - 2016)
2013 - 2015 Cross Timbers Library Collaborative

  • Planning Committee, Scholarly Communications and Digital Curation Affinity Group (2013-2015)
  • Co-creator, Scholarly Communications and Digital Curation Affinity Group (2013)
2013 - 2015 Open Access Symposium Committee
2013 - 2015 Faculty Senate, University of North Texas

  • Committee on Committees (2013 - 2015)
    • Co-Chair (2014 - 2015)
  • Policy Writing Group: Faculty Misconduct Policy Committee (2014)
2013 - 2015 UNT Personnel Affairs Committee, University of North Texas

  • Digital Libraries Division (2013 - 2015)
  • Secretary (2014 - 2015)
  • Grievance Committee (2015)
2013 - 2015 UNT Libraries Research and Assessment Working Group, University of North Texas
2012 - 2015 UNT Open Access Week Planning Committee, University of North Texas

  • Chair (2012 - 2015)
2012 - 2013 UNT Library Assembly, University of North Texas

  • Secretary (2012 - 2013)

Editorial Boards

2016 - present The Electronic Library Journal, Emerald Publishing

Peer Review

2015 - present Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, Pacific University Libraries Publishing
2013 - present The Electronic Library Journal

  • Reviewer of the Year Award (2015)
2012 - present Digital Frontiers Conference
2014 - 2016 Handbook of Research on Developing Metadata Schemas and Application ProfilesIGI Global Publishing

  • Reviewer Board Member
2014 - 2016 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries
2014 - 2015 Dublin Core Metadata Initiative International Conference Committee
2012 - 2013 International iConference, Review Committee
2012 - 2013 Cross Timbers Library Collaborative Conference Planning Committee