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Metadata & Technical Services Archivist
Contact & Office Hours
126 West Street
M.S., Library Science, Simmons College
B.A., English, University of Massachusetts Amherst
As the Metadata & Technical Services Archivist, Michelle leads Special Collections’ implementation of metadata standards and best practices, and associated metadata management technologies. She works to maintain and improve local standards and practices for creating archival description and other related metadata.
Over the course of her career Michelle has worked at Amherst College, Chevron, and Stanford University. Outside of work, she enjoys distance running. You might see her out training for a half marathon or at any number of road races in the Pioneer Valley.
Website Content Team, Discovery Team, FOLIO Working Group, Five Colleges Discovery Committee, Five Colleges FOLIO Inventory Working Group, Five Colleges ArchivesSpace Working Group
Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS), Membership & Professional Development Committee (2017-2019); Society of California Archivists, Education Committee (2018-2019); Northern California Technical Processes Group (NCTPG), Treasurer 2016-2018.