Staff

Omeka team, 2021: L to R: Sharon Leon, Ken Albers, John Flatness, Kim Nguyen, and Jim Safley

Ken Albers is the Omeka.net and Omeka Services Manager, and also a web developer at Omeka where he works on custom designs work and addons updates.

John Flatness is the Omeka Lead Developer, where he provides direction and oversight to the software development activities across all of the Omeka web publishing platforms.

Zachary Francis-Hapner is the Omeka Training Specialist, where he is responsible for instructional materials and curriculum for novice to advanced users.

Katherine Knowles is an End User Testing Associate.

Sharon Leon is the Director of Omeka (2012-), and Associate Professor of History and Digital Humanities at Michigan State University. She has responsibility for overall project vision, oversight of development, interaction with our project partners, testing, and distribution of Omeka.

Allana Mayer is the Omeka End User Support Specialist, where she is responsibility for end user documentation and engagement.

Matthew McKinley is an Omeka Developer focusing on Omeka S Modules, site building features, and integration with other digital repositories.

Kim Nguyen is the Omeka Lead UI/UX Developer, where she is responsible for the administrative and public user experience for all of the platforms.

Jim Safley is an Omeka Senior Developer and a database/metadata architect, where he concentrates his efforts on architecting and extended the Omeka data models to extend its functionality in innovative ways.

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