Select Podcasts, Webinars, and Lectures:

  • Awareness, Attitudes, and Usage of Zoos and Aquariums: Evolving to Engage Millennial Audiences. Trends Committee. Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Kansas City, MO. September 2013.
  •  Keynote: Leading Through (Social) Innovation. Iowa Museum Association. Iowa City, IA. October 2012.
  • AZA Director’s Session: The Importance of Online Engagement in Building Connections & Inspiring Visitation.  Association of Zoos and Aquariums Director’s Session. Phoenix, AZ. September 2012.
  • Museums and Attractions- Marketing to Millennials. California Travel Association Conference. Sacramento, CA. June 5, 2012.
  • The Best of the Best in Online Engagement. Hosted by the Carnegie Science Center for community visitor serving organizations. Pittsburgh, PA. April 24, 2012. Press Release. 
  • Personal Branding Using Social Media. Sol Price School of Public Policy. Graduate Policy Administration Community. University of Southern California. Los Angeles, CA. March 29, 2012.
  • The Best of the Best in Online Engagement. Hosted by the Monterey Bay Aquarium for community visitor serving organizations. Monterey, CA. October 13, 2011
  • Using Social Technology to Engage Zoo & Aquarium Audiences. Workshop hosted by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. Association of Zoos and Aquariums Mid-Year Meeting. Chattanooga, Tennessee. March 23, 2011. (summary).


Know Your Own Bone as a professional and educational resource

In addition to Harvard University and those listed below, KYOB has been required reading at diverse, global institutions such as the University of Glasgow, Goucher College, San Diego State University, the University of San Francisco – as well as within Americorps Vista courses and at the United Nations Institute for Training and Research. I’m honored to have been a welcome speaker at institutions such as the University of Southern California, the University of Washington, the University of Iowa, and Texas Tech University, among others.

  • Hunter Museum of American Art. Museum Strategic Planning.  Required Reading for staff. Hunter Museum of American Art. Winter 2012.
  • New Mexico Highland University.MART 435/535- Cultural Technology Mentorship.  Center for Cultural Technology. New Mexico Highland University. Spring, 2011.
  • University of Washington. Nonprofit Funding Streams and Strategies. MUS 558. Museum Studies Graduate Program. Fall 2010


Select interviews:


Select writings outside of KYOB:


You can also find me in these publications, blogs, and discussions: