Masters in Library and Information Studies    May 2011
University of North Carolina at Greensboro- Greensboro, NC

Bachelors of Arts, History     December 2007
University of North Carolina at Greensboro- Greensboro, NC

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Internet Services Librarian, Computer Services                      April 2013 to Present
Forsyth County Public Library– Winston-Salem, NC

  • Oversees, maintains and provides content for Library’s web pages and social networking sites
  • Serves as chair of the library’s web committee
  • Serves as a member of the Public Relations committee
  • Serves as online reader’s advisory newsletters administrator
  • Serves as public and staff support regarding downloading materials
  • Serves as lead for staff internal communications

Reference Librarian, Information Services                      September 2011 to April 2013
Forsyth County Public Library– Winston-Salem, NC

  • Provide customer service, provided reference services including but not limited to one on one research help, technical help, reference chat.
  • Organize and facilitated enrichment programs and workshop.
  • Worked on committees that included in house projects and outreach.
  • On committee for LSTA Grant- awarded

Teaching Experience

Co-Instructor, Z. Smith Reynolds Library                               January 2011 to Present
Wake Forest University Winston-Salem, NC

Co-teach a for-credit Library 100 course with a Reference Librarian. Classes taught: Zotero and Citation Management Tools, How to find scholarly journals, How to find and use scholarly databases, and How to find and evaluate scholarly websites. I offered assistance to students while completing in class assignments and graded presentations. Interacted with students through Sakai by collecting homework digitally.

Peer Academic Leader, Grogan Residential College              August 2004 to May 2005
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

I served as a teacher assistant for incoming freshman students of Interior Architecture major. I also advised first year design students during and after class. Graded and reviewed class projects. Planned and organized events and field trips of interest.

Publications and Presentations

  • White, J. (2009). ALA | Footnotes November 2009: Group of ACEs. NMRT *Footnotes, 39(2). Retrieved from
  • Co-writer 2010 ALA Diversity Research Grant Proposal. “A Study of a Modern Day Teen Reader: In Response to Reading and Library Usage.” –unfunded
  • Co-presenter 2010 ALA Diversity and Outreach Fair. “Hiring Ethnically and Culturally Diverse Library Staff.”June 2010
  • Co-presenter 2011 NCLA: Libraries the Next Generation. “Public Library Design and Technology.” October 2011


Academic Cultural Enrichment Scholar                               August 2009 to Present
University of North Carolina at Greensboro- Greensboro, NC

Technology Experience

  • Library Related: SirsiDynix (Unicorn/Horizon), ILLiad, Blackboard, Sakai, LibGuide
  • Internet: WWW, Email, FTP, IM
  • CMS Software: Drupal, LiveJournal, Tumblr, WordPress
  • Database Technologies: Intermediate: Microsoft Access
  • Digitization: Adobe Acrobat, CONTENTdm, Dreamweaver, Archivist Toolkit, Dspace
  • Graphics and Multimedia: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere, Camtasia, FinalCut Pro, iMovie, PowerPoint, InkScape, Keynote
  • Languages: Intermediate: HTML, CSS, XML Beginner: CSS3, HTML 5
  • Web 2.0: Google application suite, Twitter, Facebook, Myspace, Flickr, LinkedIn, Tumblr, RSS, screencasting