Web Systems Librarian
Scholarly Communications and Publishing, Digital Engagement
M.L.I.S., Library and Information Science, University of Washington
B.A., Theater, Stanford University
As a member of the Digital Engagement Department, Ashley Brewer provides strategic management, vision and coordination for VCU Libraries website, web applications and online systems. She conducts user research and assessment initiatives for the libraries’ digital properties and online experience.
Brewer’s research and day-to-day interests include promoting and serving diverse perspectives in web and systems design and fostering openness, inclusion and humanity in technology, as well as developing scalable management strategies for technology teams of all sizes and limitations.
Before joining VCU Libraries in 2017, Brewer served as Online User Experience Librarian and Information Delivery Services Librarian at Old Dominion University.
She holds the M.L.I.S. from University of Washington and a B.A. in theater from Stanford University.