Director, Strategic Services
As the Director of Strategic Services for ARTstor, Megan oversees services related to the implementation of Shared Shelf, an enterprise level, web-based image management system. In this role, Megan leads a team of implementation managers that work with ARTstor's technology team and subscribing institutions. The team configures Shared Shelf software, facilitates migration of legacy data, and integrates Shared Shelf with other applications such as federated search engines, authentication systems, and digital repositories. The Strategic Services team also plays a role in the ongoing development and improvement of Shared Shelf software by gathering user requirements, coordinating beta testing, and facilitating software releases.
Before coming to ARTstor, Megan performed product and project management, business development, and software systems analysis at various organizations primarily serving education, finance, and public sectors. She has been an active informational professional for over 18 years, with a specific focus on the management of digital images of visual culture for over 7 years. She is interested in finding collective solutions for creating sustainable, digital cultural heritage collections.