About I have a varied background that bridges several communities. I consider this a strength that I can bring to any new roles and responsibilities that I take on. I think that it is critical to have a broad perspective on social issues and organizational challenges in this time when so many efforts are walled up in institutional silos. The intellectual linkages that connect us all are both the greatest hope we have of survival and the richest aspect of our personal identies.
Like anyone, I have many identities that inform my sense of who I am. I am a librarian, a father, a technologist, a husband, a writer, a son, someone with an interest in philosophy, an academic administrator, a student, a w