Lisa Grimm's Incredibly Interesting CV

Full-Time Employment Freelance Work
2013-current
Content Librarian
GlaxoSmithKline
Philadelphia, PA, USA

  • Serve as lead for Library platform, using Adobe AEM to support digital asset management and web content management for multi-channel marketing across North American Pharma
  • Direct change management and communications initiatives
  • Oversee metadata and taxonomy
  • Develop documentation and online training materials
2012-current

2011-2013
Opereations Manager/Technical Content Manager
Elsevier
Philadelphia, PA, USA

  • Ensured operational readiness for the ClinicalKey platform
  • Directed communications
  • Managed vendors, both onshore and offshore
  • Streamlined workflows and formalized business processes and documentation in an Agile environment

Web Editor (previous role at Elsevier)

2011-2012

2010
Director of Design & Development
JTE Multimedia
Berwyn, PA, USA

2009-2010

2007-2010
Assistant Archivist
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA, USA

  • Oversaw digitization projects, managed digital assets and electronic records
  • Created, wrote for & maintained departmental blog
  • Developed social media strategy & editorial calendar
  • Organized and managed events and led community outreach
  • Accessioned and cataloged  archival materials using DACS & Archivists’ Toolkit
  • Provided research and reference on the history of women in medicine
2007-2009

2006-2007
Senior Web Specialist
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Philadelphia, PA, USA

  • Managed all technical and communications aspects of the internal and external Penn Vet web sites
  • Oversaw content strategy; developed and maintained sitemaps
  • Directed educational technology projects and enterprise software integrations
  • Created policies and standards for information architecture and metadata
2006-2007

2005-2006
Project Librarian/Archivist
Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
Brooklyn, NY, USA

  • Processed the Brooklyn Museum Art School collection and prepared finding aid
  • Updated Access database and created original MARC records
  • Processed and cataloged the Allen Wardwell library collection
2005-2006

2003-2005
Web Production Editor
Nature Publishing Group

New York, NY, USA

2002-2003
HAN Content Manager
NYC Department of Health

New York, NY, USA

  • Developed, launched and served as digital assert manager for the Health Alert Network web site
  • Oversaw vendors and directed communications schedules for internal and external teams
  • Managed users and content with ActiveDirectory and SharePoint
2002-2003

2001-2002
e-Team Logistics Manager
Hewlett-Packard Media Solutions

Cupertino, CA, USA

  • Produced live and pre-recorded e-learning events in the US, Europe and Asia within a $200,000 budget
  • Set schedules and targets for CD-ROM production
  • Managed and developed external client and vendor relationships, both locally and offshore
  • Collaborated with internationally-distributed team to schedule and manage events
2001
Project Manager
Juniper Networks

Sunnyvale, CA, USA

  • Managed the global Juniper.net web site
  • Developed and enforced information architecture standards
  • Collaborated with multiple international departments for content development and global alignment of messaging to employees
  • Managed coders and signed off on web templates
1998-2001
Web Production Manager
Women.com Networks
San Mateo, CA, USA

  • Led 6 direct reports, allocated and managed multiple concurrent large web projects
  • Built web templates with HTML, Javascript and Perl coding; optimized images and edited audio/video
  • Managed bicoastal rollout of new navigation, channels and web sites
  • Developed and enforced information architecture and content management standards
  • Evaluated new software solutions and recommended packages for purchase
  • Sites: Women.com, WomensWire, Satellite Sisters, Prevention, B. Smith With Style, Crayola Family Play
1998-2001

1997
Web Programmer
Smartnet Ltd.

London, UK

  • Built web sites in HTML, Javascript and ASP for external clients of interactive agency
  • Managed 5 client relationships & multiple projects
  • Clients included Christies, Debenhams, Principles & JazzFM
1996-1997
Web Assistant
Time Out

London, UK

  • Coded web sites in HTML for weekly international Time Out web site
  • Managed internal and external requests for updates and content creation
1996-1997

  • Wrote occasional music reviews, Time Out
1993
Archaeologist
Ashkelon Excavations

Ashkelon, Israel

  • Excavated ancient site and managed finds
  • Performed research
Education
MS in Library and Information Science, 2006
Palmer School of Library and Information Science

Long Island University
Brookville, NY, USA
Coursework in Knowledge Organization, Metadata, Archives, Cataloging, Rare Books & Special Collections
MA in Archaeology, 1997
University College London

London, UK
Dissertation on the trade of amber in the late bronze/early iron age in Northern Europe
BA in Archaeology, 1995
Boston University

Boston, MA, USA
Other courses included Latin, Geology, Chemistry, Folklore, English Literature
Other Courses:
Rare Book School: The Printed Book in the West since 1800
Individual classes: Human-computer interaction, software engineering, C, C++, database design, German for reading
Skills
Operating systems: Macintosh, Windows, UNIX, Linux
Software: HomeSite, Photoshop, Illustrator, MS Office, MS Project, MS Access, Open Office, Basecamp, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, HP Virtual Classroom, Blackboard, Moodle, Camtasia, SharePoint, Quark, InDesign, RLIN Terminal, Voyager, Archivists’ Toolkit, Tweetdeck, Hootsuite
Web & Metadata: HTML, XHTML, XML, SGML, CSS, SQL, Javascript, DACS, LCSH, AACR2, MARC, MeSH, Dublin Core, DITA, EAD, DACS, SCORM, Blogger, WordPress, Moveable Type, Joomla, Drupal, CQ5, AEM, Sitecore, Documentum, Sharepoint
Languages: Reading knowledge of Latin, French and Spanish; some German
etc.: Writing & editing, delivering presentations, academic teaching and employee training, research
Affiliations
SAA, MARAC, DVAG, BJCP, PMI