With her diverse experiences in the sciences, health sciences, scholarly communication, teaching, and management, KT brings an optimistic and inclusive perspective to the leadership of Research & Education Services, Academic Engagement, and JMU Libraries & Educational Technologies as a whole. Her research interests focus on asking questions about – and driving change in – the future of academic libraries. She is currently thinking about team librarianship, collaborative connections between librarians and instructional designers, outreach to non-traditional users, and career advancement of librarians and library staff.