Current Officers


President: Curt Arledge

Curt is a Masters student in Information Science with interests in information architecture, interaction design, and web development. As president of UNC ASIS&T, Curt's goal is to help SILS' Information Science students connect, explore, and prepare for their dream jobs as information and technology professionals.

Vice President: Erin Carter

Erin is an MSIS candidate expecting to graduate in May 2014. She is currently an IT assistant for the SILS Information & Technology Resource Center and a research assistant at the Metadata Research Center in SILS. Her interests include web & database architecture, digital media-making, metadata, and information visualization & retrieval. Prior to coming to SILS, Erin worked at the UNC School of Medicine and completed a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies, concentrating in media studies & production. She enjoys local politics, knitting, and cats.

Secretary: Mary Gillen

Mary is an MSIS candidate expecting to graduate in May 2014. She is currently a graduate assistant at the IT Help Desk in SILS. Her interests are in information retrieval, search engine optimization, social media and online/web marketing. Prior to SILS, Mary studied across the quad in the journalism school for her BA in public relations.

Treasurer: Erin Morris

Erin is an MSLS candidate expecting to graduate in May 2014. She is currently a research assistant at the UNC science libraries. Her interests include academic libraries, information architecture, and scientific data management.

Webmaster: Amanda Joiner

Amanda is a MSIS candidate expecting to graduate in May 2014. She is interested in front-end Web development and User Experience/User Interface design. She works as a graduate assistant at SCALE (The Student Coalition for Action in Literacy Education) as the Grant Writer/Web Coordinator. Her undergraduate degree is in Technical Writing from Missouri State University.