Doctoral Candidate, Simmons College, 2019
M.S.L.I.S. Simmons College, 1998
SUNY Empire State College, Natural Science Illustration, Minor: Museum Studies, 1995
SUNY Empire State College, A.S. Science and Mathematics, 1993.
Anastasia is a doctoral candidate at Simmons College. Her dissertation research interest is materials experience and the studio artist. She is also an independent archives consultant and owns “In A Bind” studio in Old Orchard Beach, Maine as a bookbinder and artist. Anastasia’s memberships include the College Book Arts Association, Art Libraries of North America, New England Archivist, and Maine Archives and Museums. In 2016, she published in The Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies and in the following books, Preserving local writers, genealogy, photographs, newspapers, and related materials (2012, Scarecrow Press), Genealogy and the Librarian: Perspectives on Research, Instruction, Outreach and Management (McFarland, 2018), and a forthcoming book Creativity and Personal Growth for Librarians (McFarland, 2019).