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Position in Academic Library

Eleven years of progressive responsibility in academic library setting
Strong technical skills in computer, library and music fields
Experience in project management
Effective communication and analytical skills
Creativity in solving problems and maximizing resources
In-depth knowledge of music literature, terminology, and technology
Wide range of teaching experience with students of all ages

    University Libraries, University of Virginia
        • Create and maintain static and dynamic hypertext resources utilizing HTML/XML
        markup, write CGI programs in perl
        • Utilize music technology resources: MIDI sequencing, music notation, and digital
        audio software and hardware
        • Proposal for including Western Music Symbols in ISO/IEC 10646 (Unicode) accepted by
        the Unicode Technical Committee
        • Designed XML data structures for audio metadata, thematic catalogs, and description of
        music notation

    Digital Media Center, University of Virginia
        • Plan and implement initiatives promoting the creation and use of multimedia data
        in support of instruction, such as on-demand audio services and digital scores
        • Create informational resources, such as Mackay-Smith thematic catalog and on-line
        guitar chord dictionary
        • Participated in Internet broadcast of Monticello Memoirs, a Smithsonian Institution
        • Supervise student workers in public-access computing facility

    Government Documents, University of Virginia
        • Provided reference service and user instruction
        • Performed cataloging and database maintenance in integrated on-line environment
        with consistently high output
        • Completed staff sharing arrangement in Music Library in collection development
        • Developed computer applications for collecting and reporting collection statistics
        and for shelf-listing uncataloged government publications
        • Supervised clerical and student staff

    Independent Music Services Contractor
        • Composed music for CD-ROM introducing prospective faculty and students to the
        University of Virginia's Patent Foundation
        • Sound Designer for Heritage Repertory Theatre
        • Transcribed and orchestrated an opera

    Digital Media Center, University of Virginia
        • Design and teach introductory courses on multimedia-related topics

    Piedmont Virginia Community College
        • Teach music history and appreciation course to students of diverse ages and
        educational and cultural backgrounds

    Music Director, Mt. View Baptist Church
        • Set goals, prepared and administered budget, created and maintained music library

    Boy Scouts of America, Stonewall Jackson Area Council, Monticello District
        • As co-chairman of annual fundraiser, increased profit 2 years in a row while reducing
        errors in ordering process
        • Created and maintained Monticello District web site

1997-present    Adjunct Music Faculty, Piedmont Virginia Community College
1987-present    University Libraries, University of Virginia
    • Programmer/Analyst, Digital Media Center, 1997-present
    • Paraprofessional Librarian, Digital Media Center, 1995-1997
    • Paraprofessional Librarian, Government Documents, 1988-1995
    • Library Support Staff, Government Documents, 1987-1988
1984-present     Independent Music Services Contractor
1985-1987        Music Director, Mt. View Baptist Church, Charlottesville VA
1982-1984        Music Instructor/Salesman, Sounds of Today, Princeton WV
1981-1982        Music Teacher, Grades 4-9, McDowell County WV

M.S., Library and Information Science, University of North Carolina, 1995
M.A., Composition, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1986
B.S., Music Education, Concord College, Athens WV, 1981
Computer Science, University of Virginia and Piedmont Virginia Community College

Music Library Association
Boy Scouts of America

Christmas Music: Duets for Guitar and Flute, Recorder, Violin or Other C Instrument.
    Charlottesville, Guitar Editions, 1987.
"Proposal for Encoding Western Music Symbols in ISO/IEC 10646" in Selfridge-Field,
    Eleanor, ed. Beyond MIDI: The Handbook of Musical Codes. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1997.