About me

Professional me.


  • Graduated in 2006 from Victoria University of Wellington with Masters in Library & Information Studies (M.L.I.S). Final research topic “Here a blog, there a blog, what about the library blog?“.
  • Christchurch City Libraries (2006 – 2011), Auckland Libraries (2011 – 2012), CPIT Library (2013), Waimakariri District Libraries (2013), Massey University (2013)
  • Aurora Alumni (2008).
  • Chair of Promotions & Communications sub-committee LIANZA 2009 Conference (2008 – 2009).
  • Part of Heroes Mingle collaborative partnership (2012 – 2013).
  • Facilitator for Heroes Mingle Reality Librarianship speaker series (2012. 2013)
  • Marketing sub-committee member, NLS6 (2012 – 2013)
  • NLS6 Co-presenter (2013).
  • International Librarians Network (ILN) Country Coordinator (2013).

Life before Libraries.

Graduated in 1996 from Victoria University of Wellington with a Bachelor of Arts in French & Linguistics.

Before qualifying as a librarian in 2006, some of my previous jobs included a bank teller, a social services administrator, a sales rep for a publisher, a research assistant, a transcriber, an NZSL interpreter booking co-ordinator and a funding application writer.

Personal me.

Born in Queensland, Australia.

Have lived in Australia, France, the United States of America and New Zealand.

Currently living in the North Island of New Zealand.

Cycle commuter. Tramper. Swimmer.

Global traveler. Local traveler.

Earthquake refugee.

Sister. Aunty. Niece. Daughter.

Crafter. Photographer. Tweeter.

2 thoughts on “About me

    • Right back at you 😉 Sharing ideas & generating new thinking is always the goal. Keep sharing yours too – loving your positivity aspect!

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