Stefan Elnabli, Intern (June 2009 - August 2009)
Stefan had a summer internship at SMPL while enrolled as a student in the Moving Image Archiving and Preservation graduate program at New York University. The focus of the internship was arranging and processing the papers of media artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson.
Franz Kunst, Digital Media Specialist and Production Coordinator (October 2007 - September 2010)
An avid record collector and natural archivist, Franz brought these skills and interests to bear at the Media Lab. He contributed his efforts to a variety of audio and video projects, including the Monterey Jazz Festival collection, the Peter Erskine collection, and overall smooth operations of lab activities. Franz is an active member of the Association of Recorded Sound Collections and earned his M.L.I.S. from San Jose State University in 2007.
Andrew Matthews, Audio Digitization Specialist (December 2008 - March 2011)
Andrew came to SMPL after working several years as the Senior Audio Associate for the Music and Sound department at the Banff Centre for the Arts. Andrew has a B.A. in Recording Arts and a M.A. in Jazz Studies (saxophone), both from California State University, Chico.
Jayn Pettingil, Intern (June 2010 - August 2010)
While enrolled in the M.L.I.S. degree program at San Jose State University, and leveraging her strong interests in jazz and music librarianship, Jayn spent a summer at the Media Lab helping to clean moldy audio tapes in the Peter Erskine Collection and to create metadata records for audio recordings in the Stanford Speech Collection.
Crystal Rangel, Fellow (September 2009 - August 2010)
Crystal was awarded a one-year fellowship, supported by the New York University Moving Image Archiving and Preservation graduate program with funding from the Institute for Museum and Library Services, to work as a moving image archivist at Stanford University Libraries. Crystal processed several collections containing media materials, including those of filmmakers Lourdes Portillo and Lynn Hershman Leeson. She lent her technical skills in the effort to preserve video content in several digital collections, as well as to provide online access to the material through streaming media.