Newmark Graduate School of Journalism @ CUNY
Tinamarie Vella is the Vice-Chair of EMIERT, and is the Library Manager at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism. She earned an MLIS from Long Island University and an MA in English from Brooklyn College. She was named an American Library Association Emerging Leader in 2011 and has held numerous leadership positions within the organization. Her academic focus is on research trends, diversity and leadership, and media and cultural studies. She recently co-wrote the book, Using Twitter to Build Communities, with Valerie Forrestal, published by Rowman and Littlefield.