DPLA Working Groups

All Working Group charges
Guidelines for DPLA Member Network Working Groups and Task Forces

Outreach and Assessment Working Group


  • Virginia Dressler, Ohio Digital Network, chair
  • Babi Hammond, Plains to Peaks
  • Ann Hanlon, Recollection Wisconsin
  • Teresa Hebron, Mountain West Digital Library, co-chair
  • Suzanne Isaacs, NARA
  • Kelley Rowan, Sunshine State Digital Network, chair
  • Jason Roy, Minnesota Digital Library
  • Challen Wright, Mountain West Digital Library
  • Sarah Zimmerman, Illinois Digital Heritage Hub

Metadata Working Group


  • Helen Baer, Plains to Peaks Hub
  • LaToya Devezin, NARA
  • Ashlea Green, NC Digital Heritage Hub, co-chair
  • Amy Hitchner, Plains to Peaks Hub, co-chair
  • Molly O’Brien, NYPL
  • Michael L. Stewart, NJ/DE Digital Collective

Rights Statements Working Group


  • Jodi Allison-Bunnell, Big Sky Country Digital Network, co-chair
  • Dominic Byrd-McDevitt, DPLA
  • Greg Cram, NYPL
  • Gabriel Galson, PA Digital, co-chair 
  • Monica Moore, Indiana Memory
  • Julia Simic, Orbis Cascade
  • Alexander Papson, Indiana Memory
  • Jeremy Smith, Digital Commonwealth

Wikimedia Working Group

  • Dominic Byrd-McDevitt (Chair), Data and Partnerships Strategist, DPLA
  • Eben English, Digital Repository Services Manager, Boston Public Library & Technical Lead, Digital Commonwealth
  • Christine Fernsebner Eslao, Metadata Technologies Program Manager, Harvard Library
  • Jamie Flood, Senior Wikipedian and Outreach Specialist, National Agricultural Library
  • Giovanna Fontenelle, Program Officer, Culture & Heritage, Wikimedia Foundation
  • Rachel Meibos Helps, Wikipedian-in-Residence, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University (Mountain West Digital Library)
  • Kelly Osborn, Community Manager Supervisor, National Archives and Records Administration
  • Evan Robb, Digital Repository Librarian, Washington State Library (Northwest Digital Heritage)
  • Angela Stanley, Assistant State Librarian for Innovation & Collaboration, Georgia Public Library Service (Digital Library of Georgia)
  • Greta Suiter, Manuscripts Archivist, Ohio University Libraries (Ohio Digital Network)