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Inaugural director of $10 million center that brings history to bear on contemporary global issues

Program Specialist, The John W. Kluge Center, Library of Congress

Managed programs and communications for the scholars center inside the Library of Congress

Liaison Specialist, Veterans History Project, Library of Congress

Collected the stories of America's war veterans for the nation's largest oral history project

Assistant Curator, Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Exhibits "New York: City of Refuge" and award-winning "Ours to Fight For: American Jews in the Second World War"

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Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Research Institute

Senior Fellow at the nation's top-rated small think

Expert, U.S. Department of State

Exchanges with embassies around the world as part of U.S. State Department programs

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History Communication

Founder and creator of international effort to create new sub-field of History

International Network for History and Policy

Founding member of international network dedicated to infusing history into policymaking

Open Scholarship Initiative

Summit group member of UNESCO-backed effort to make academic journal scholarship more accessible


Invited participant in initiative to alter value structures in the humanities

Oral History Association 50th anniversary

Task force to commemorate OHA's 50th anniversary

National History Day

Judge for national competition and sponsor of Philadelphia National History Day


Judge for MUSE technology awards of the American Alliance of Museums

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Editorial Board, "Made by History," The Washington Post

Editorial board for The Washington Post's history blog, "Made by History" section

Presidential Counselors, The National WWII Museum

Counselor to the President and CEO of the National World War Museum

Providing scholarships and mentoring to immigrant students

Advocating for oral history from New York through Virginia

Program Commitee of the National History Center, a project of the American Historical Association

Editorial Board, H-OralHist

Board member for H-Net Listserv devoted to oral history

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Society of American Archivists

Full-day history communication workshop for the Society of American Archivists

American Association for State and Local History

Half-day history communication workshop for the American Association for State and Local History

University of Michigan

Half-day history communication workshop at the University of Michigan

Future of History in the Liberal Arts

Two-day workshop sponsored by the American Association of Liberal Arts Colleges


Webinar on building your scholarly reputation

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Past projects

Museo Judio de Sosua

Created the archive of the Jewish museum in Sosua, Dominican Republic

Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame

Helped create the libray and archives of the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame

"Lincoln and New-York"

Research historian on critically-acclaimed exhibition on President Lincoln and New York

Barbara Goldsmith Archives

Created the archive of author/philanthropist Barbara Goldsmith for the New York Public Library

Museum of Chinese in the Americas

Project registrar for "Have You Eaten Yet?" exhibition

Center for Jewish History

Curated exhibit on Iraqi Jews for the American Sephardi Federation

"Holocaust By Bullets"

Coordinated U.S. premier of the French exhibition, "Holocaust by Bullets"

"Ours to Fight For: American Jews in the Second World War"

Coordinated travel version of award-winning exhibition

Yeshiva University

Implemented new systems and business processes at Yeshiva University

St. Thomas Museum and Library

Directed documentary film for opening of library's inaugural exhibit

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Lectures & Talks (partial list)

Creative Mornings

CUNY Graduate Center

Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, University of Michigan

Embassy of Lithuania in the United States

Franklin Inn Literary Club

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Jewish Historical Society of New York

Library of Congress

Macalester College

Metropolitan Transit Authority of New York

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Paris, France

Mykolas Romeris University

Queens College

Sciences Po Bordeaux

St. John's University

Université de Poitiers

U.S. Embassy, Paris

Vilnius University

Vytautas Magnus University

Wayne State University

West Chester University

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