Alexandra Lederman, Director of the Programming Committee
Alexandra is a digital humanitarian and believes in equal access to information. She is interested in capturing and preserving culture while it's being created and consumed. Foodways and new technologies in the library and archive get her ticking! Alexandra spends her free time with science fiction novels, star gazing, cooking, David Cronenberg films, and vinyl. After 5 years in the hospitality industry, Alexandra finally listened to her true love for information and access equality. She is a MLIS graduate from Queens College and recently completed her Graduate Fellowship with the Citi Center for Culture x Queens Library. She is currently a Digital Archivist and Rare Books Librarian at the American Jewish Historical Society. She was previously a Technology and Materials Librarian at Teachers College, Columbia University and Digital Archivist for the AHL Foundation.