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Education

Master of Arts in History/Master of Library & Information Science| 2019 (expected) | University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Archives Concentration
  • Relevant Coursework: Introduction to Modern Archives Administration, Research Methods in Local History
Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts| 2014 | Michigan Technological University
  • Major: Anthropology (Archaeology Concentration)/Liberal Arts – History
  • Minor: International Studies
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Undergraduate Thesis in Archaeology: “Every Mine is an Island: Landscape Archaeology and GIS at Isle Royale’s Island Mine”

Technical Skills

  • Metadata: EAD, DACS, MARC, LCSH, DC, AACR2
  • Software: PastPerfect, Adobe (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat), ArcGIS, Google Docs, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Web Design: HTML, CSS, WordPress

Professional Experience

Archaeological Technician/GIS TEchnician | TRC Environmental Corporation | JUl 2014 – present
  • Field survey for archaeology projects, including pedestrian survey, shovel testing, and test units
  • Creating sketch maps in the field, digitizing field maps, and creating report maps using ArcGIS.
  • Creating safety forms for each project.
  • Primary responsibility for company vehicle, including weekly status reports and maintenance.
Archaeological Technician | AVD archaeological Services, inc. | Sep 2013 – present
  • Field survey for archaeology projects, including pedestrian survey, shovel testing, and test units.
  • Creating sketch maps in the field, digitizing field maps, and creating report maps using DeLorme.
Archaeological TEchnician | MichigaN Technological University | Jun 2009 – Aug 2011
  • Cataloged archaeological artifacts collected from Ottawa National Forest using PastPerfect software.
  • Monitored demolition and construction work at the Quincy and Torch Lake Railroad Engine House to safeguard significant architecture and artifacts.
  • Helped perform Section 106: Phase 1 test excavations at Cliff Mine to determine the presence of culturally significant material before an environmental remediation project.
  • Helped excavate/survey the abandoned Quincy and Torch Lake Railroad Engine House to determine its viability as a future museum site.
Manager | Goodrich Quality Theaters | Feb 2004 – Jun 2008
  • Oversaw daily operation of theater.
  • Supervised employees and created employee schedules.
  • Supervised money handling with access to safe.
  • Dealt with customer service concerns.
  • Maintained theater equipment and ordered theater supplies.
  • Interviewed/hired prospective employees.

Professional Memberships

  • Society of American Archivists, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Student Chapter

Conferences Attended

  • Midwestern Archives Conference 2016 Annual Meeting, Milwaukee
  • Archaeological Institute of American 2014 Annual Meeting, Chicago