Upcoming presentations & special events: 

  • Rochester Regional Library Council Webinar: Incubating Creativity at Your Library, September 2017

Past presentations & special events:

  • American Library Association Annual Conference: Library Takeover, June 2017
  • American Library Association Annual Conference: Artist Residencies in Libraries, June 2017
  • LACONI Staff Presentation: Innovative Community Engagement, January 2017
  • AASL Webinar: Incubating Creativity at Your Library, summer 2016
  • OCLC WebJunction Webinar: Incubating Creativity at Your Library, spring 2016
  • South by Southwest Conference, April 2016
  • Wisconsin Library Association Conference, November 2015 (Youth Services Leadership Panel: Getting to Yes)
  • Beloit College Young Alumni Panel, October 2015
  • ILEAD Wisconsin Presentation on Project Development & Sustainability, October 2015
  • Minnesota Library Association Conference, October 2015 (featured speaker)
  • Facilitating the Artist's Library/Libraries as Incubators for the Arts, State Library of New South Wales Australia, July 2015 (webinar leader)
  • Immersive Theatre workshop, Craig High School, May 2015 (facilitator)
  • Kansas City IMLS Convening on Learning Spaces in Libraries, May 2015 (panelist)
  • Florida Association of Independent School Librarians, April 2015 (keynote presentation, session presentations)
  • Grove Society of Evansville, March 2015 (presentation)
  • Corning Museum of Glass, January 2015 (lecture)
  • Gale-Cengage Learning, November 2014 (webinar/blog post on community outreach)
  • Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference, November 2014 (session on Mobile Makerspaces, session on Leadership in Youth Services)
  • Wisconsin Book Festival, October 2014 (art exploration & installation)
  • Cedar Rapids Public Library staff training day (keynote: Libraries and the Community & breakout session: The S.T.E.A.M.punks Club)
  • Iowa Library Association Annual Conference, October 2014 (keynote presentation / concurrent session)
  • Texas Book Festival, October 2014
  • PolicyLand, September 2014 (actor)
  • Open Field at Walker Art Center, August 2014 (art exploration & interactive installation)
  • WiLSWorld Conference, July 2014 (panel on creativity in libraries)
  • Madison Public Library-The Bubbler, May-June 2014 (artist-in-residence)
  • American Library Association Annual Conference, June 2014 (Connect & Create @ Your Library, Out of the Box Book Clubs)
  • Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries Annual Conference, May 2014 (session on Book to Art Club)
  • Games Learning Society Conference, June 2014 (panel on gaming workshops in libraries)
  • Mad Theory Performance Philosophy Symposium, April 2014 (interactive workshop / performance-lecture)
  • American Craft Council, April 2014 (Library Salon co-hosted with Jessica Pigza, author of BiblioCraft)
  • Give & Take by Works Progress, April 2014 (interactive art workshop, co-presenter)
  • Handmade at the Library, April 2014 (Bubbler program with Jessica Pigza, author of BiblioCraft
  • South Central Library System, February 2014 (session on adult programming)
  • Arrowhead Library System, January 2014 (special presentation on makerspaces & libraries)
  • Mississippi Library Association Annual Conference, Fall 2013 (keynote presentation)
  • American Library Association Annual Conference, Summer 2013
  • Ontario Library Association Education Institute, Spring 2013 (webinar)
  • Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference, Fall 2012
  • Outagamie Library System, Spring 2012 (webinar) - click to listen to archived presentation
  • Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries Annual Conference, Spring 2012
  • Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference, Fall 2011