The BIBFLOW Team

Jean Gonzales, j…@zepheira.com
Senior Project Manager, Zepheira
Jean Gonzales brings years of technology project management to the project. Jean has worked for a variety of technology companies over the years, and is an expert at keeping projects on task, on track, and on time.
Ryan Lee, ryan…@zepheira.com
Senior Software Engineer, Zepheira
Ryan Lee is a Senior Software Engineer with Zepheira. Combining years of software development experience with diverse skills in systems administration and graphic design, Ryan uses his skills to plan and shape large scale frameworks from low level systems configuration to implementation to the end user experience.
Xiaoli Li, x…@ucdavis.edu
Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services, UC Davis Library
Xiaoli Li has worked in both public and academic libraries and has a wide range of experience with cataloging. She is an active advocate for continuing education and a trainer for “Cataloging for the 21st Century,” a Library of Congress initiative. She has made numerous presentations and authored several journal articles on serials control. She chaired OCLC Post Pinyin Conversion Cleanup Project and planed several major projects for the libraries where she has worked, including Yale University Libraries, University of Washington Libraries, and most currently UC Davis. Xiaoli Li is currently Department Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services at the General Library of University of California, Davis. She is a member of UC Cataloging & Metadata Common Interest Group and has been actively involved in the UC Next Generation Technical Services Initiatives.
Kathy MacDougall, kat…@zepheira.com
Partner, Zepheira
Kathy MacDougall is a Senior Business Architect with extensive, experience leading initiatives to help companies evaluate, manage and leverage their corporate data to increase revenues and uncover new business intelligence. Kathy has been implementing solutions using Semantic Web technologies since 2000.
Eric Miller, e…@zepheira.com
President, Zepheira
Eric Miller is the President of Zepheira. Prior to founding Zepheira, Eric led the Semantic Web Initiative for the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) at MIT where he led the architectural and technical leadership in the design and evolution of the Semantic Web. Eric is a frequent and sought after international speaker in areas of International Web standards, knowledge management, collaboration, development and deployment.
MacKenzie Smith, m…@ucdavis.edu
University Librarian, UC Davis
MacKenzie Smith has been an academic research librarian since 1985, specializing in information technology and digital knowledge management. She worked at the libraries of Harvard University and MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she played a leading role in helping those universities to adapt their libraries, research and teaching programs to the emerging technological landscape. Most recently, as Research Director for the MIT Libraries she led cutting-edge research projects in digital libraries and archives; Web applications for online scholarly communication; and digital data curation in support of e-science. She also led the development of the DSpace open source software platform for digital archives, now used by hundreds of universities world-wide and managed by a non-profit organization based in Cambridge.
Carl G Stahmer, c…@ucdavis.edu
Director of Digital Scholarship, UC Davis Library
Carl G Stahmer is the Director of Digital Scholarship at the UC Davis Library. He brings to the BIBFLOW project twenty year’s of experience in information architecture design and programming for the World Wide Web. In addition to his role at the UC Davis Library, Carl also currently serves as the Technical Lead for the English Short Title Catalogue and as the Associate Director of the English Broadside Ballad Archive.
Gail Yokote, g…@ucdavis.edu
Associate University Librarian for Sciences & Technical Services, UC Davis Library
Gail Yokote is responsible for leadership and management oversight for the sciences libraries and technical services (e.g. acquisitions, cataloging, preservation). The sciences libraries support the following schools and colleges at UC Davis: School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Veterinary Medicine, College of Biological Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, College of Engineering, Division of Physical Sciences within the College of Letters and Sciences. Gail also have oversight responsibility for collections in all disciplines (humanities, social sciences, and sciences), including the collections budget.