Team

Brewster Kahle, Founder & Digital Librarian

A passionate advocate for public Internet access and a successful entrepreneur, Brewster Kahle has spent his career intent on a singular focus: providing Universal Access to All Knowledge. He is Read More

Wendy Hanamura, Director of Partnerships

Wendy Hanamura is the Director of Partnerships at the Internet Archive, one of the world’s largest digital libraries. For 20 years, the Internet Archive has provided learners everywhere with free Read More

John C. Gonzalez, Director of Engineering

John Gonzalez has been at Internet Archive for three years working to support, coach, and expand the technology and operation teams at the heart of Internet Archive service delivery. His Read More

Alexis Rossi, Director of Media & Access

Alexis Rossi manages all aspects of Internet Archive collections work for movies, audio, software, and books, as well as the archive.org web site and social media presences. From 2006-2008, Rossi Read More

Jefferson Bailey, Director of Web Archiving

Jefferson Bailey is Director of Web Archiving at Internet Archive. Jefferson joined Internet Archive in Summer 2014 and manages Internet Archive’s web archiving services including Archive-It, used by over 450 Read More

Brenton Cheng, Senior Engineer of Open Library

Brenton Cheng spearheads the technical and product development of Open Library, a user-curated catalog of over 16 million books, as well as book presentation and services on Archive.org. He combines Read More

Tracey Jaquith, Senior Engineer and Architect

Tracey Jaquith was a founding coder and system architect for Internet Archive in 1996, writing multi-threaded servers, crawlers and more. She wrote the “what’s related” services that ultimately spun off Read More

Lila Bailey, Esq, Policy Counsel and Lecturer at Berkeley Law, University of California

Lila Bailey is Policy Counsel for the Internet Archive, where she advises on the complex legal and policy issues associated with democratizing access to knowledge. She is also a lecturer Read More

Davide Semenzin, Software Engineer, Books Team

Davide Semenzin develops and maintains the Internet Archive books digitization systems and scan centers, from the book scanning software to the backend services, scan center deployment and automation. He studied Read More

Jim Michalko, Senior Strategist

Jim Michalko retired from his position as VP, Research Libraries at OCLC in March 2016. OCLC is a non-profit global library cooperative that provides shared technology services, original research and Read More

Richard Caceres, Software Engineer

Richard Caceres is an engineer at the Internet Archive on the books team, and works across a wide-range of projects. Recently he updated the Internet Archive’s open source book reader Read More

Giovanni Damiola, Software Projects Engineer

A transplant from Italy, Damiola joined the Archive in January 2015 as a full stack engineer for the Digital Libraries Division. He loves books, traveling, photography, freaks and freedom. He Read More

Mek Karpeles, Citizen of the World

Karpeles is a citizen of the world at the Internet Archive. His life mission is to organize a living map of the world’s knowledge. With it, he aspires to empower Read More

Kristy Headley, Digitization Test Manager

Headley joined Internet Archive in fall 2016, and comes to us with 6 years of experience in digital imaging operations, and over a decade of experience in workflow development and Read More

Jude Coelho, Process Engineering Manager

It has been Coelho’s pleasure to work for the Internet Archive since 2008, when he started as a Book Scanner. He is the Process Engineering Manager for the Books Group, Read More

Hank Bromley, Principal Engineer, Cluster Storage and Computation

Hank Bromley has worked with the Internet Archive since 2007, and is the lead engineer for the storage and manipulation of the data that constitutes our collections. Besides monitoring and Read More

Katie Barrett, Development Manager

Katie Barrett is Development Manager of the Internet Archive, a nonprofit digital library, offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to the world’s knowledge in digital format. Her primary Read More

Marc Wendt, Manager of the Physical Repository

Marc Wendt’s interest in curating and collecting began with the usual American boyhood past times like baseball cards, yet continued to evolve over time. First, as a teenager, in his Read More

John Morrison, Researcher

John Morrison is a Researcher supporting the research and analysis needs for the 100&Change team at the Internet Archive. His previous research work has focused on the nexus between politics, Read More

Micah May, eBook Strategist

Micah May is a global library industry thought leader on e-content service and digital platform building for the nonprofit community. Working as an independent consultant, May is currently helping the Internet Read More