Archive for the 'People' Category

Christopher Lacinak

Saturday, August 8th, 2009

Chris founded AVPreserve in 2006 with a focus on empowering organizations to maximize the usability of their data for distribution, education, research, monetization, marketing, and business intelligence – both in the immediate present and over the long-term.

Kara Van Malssen

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Kara leads our digital preservation, asset management, and metadata related projects. She specializes in developing innovative approaches for applying standards and tested methodologies for improving management of data and digital collections, content findability, and sustainability of access to digital information.

Bertram Lyons

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Bertram specializes in the acquisition, management, and preservation of documentary, research, and cultural heritage collections. For twelve years Bert has worked as an archivist for extensive archives, first at the Alan Lomax Archive

Amy Rudersdorf

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Amy specializes in digital stewardship and preservation. Most recently, she developed data strategies and processes, and coordinated a national network of institutional partners for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).

Rebecca Chandler

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Rebecca specializes in analysis and recommendations for digitization workflows, infrastructure, and staffing. Recent projects have focused on market analysis and digitization lab design. Rebecca is an experienced audio engineer, having worked in audio post-production at Broadway Video, Creative Group, and Sony Music Studios.

Pamela Vizner

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Pamela Vizner Consultant electronic mail: pamela{at}avpreserve[dot]com twitter: @pvizner Pamela is a media archivist from Chile with international experience in film, video, audio and digital preservation, specialized in collection management and digitization workflows. Formed as an audio engineer, Pamela began her career in sound archives to later develop interest in moving image collections. She holds a BA in […]

Beth Delaney

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Beth operates out of Southwest France, helping us serve our European-based clients with years of experience working with analog and digital audiovisual collections in American and European broadcast archives, cultural heritage institutions, research libraries and campaign organizations. Recent projects include assessing and aligning acquisition, description, preservation and associated metadata workflows with standard digital preservation business […]

Nouman Tayyab

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Nouman is a Software Developer with extensive experience working in PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, and other languages supporting data-driven web utilities and design. Nouman has been the primary developer on our software projects with The American Archive, Indiana University, the National Folklore Archives Initiative, New Jersey Network, and a number of internal AVPreserve efforts.

Judith Pomerantz

Friday, January 20th, 2017

Judi is the bookkeeper for the AVPreserve team and a native Brooklynite. Bookkeeping is one of many ways to organize information so she fits in well with the other data wranglers at AVPreserve. She has a history with having dual careers that satisfy both her right and left brain capabilities.