The Arthyve Team
JESSIE DE LA CRUZ
De la Cruz has a myriad of skills pulling from her background and education in Art History, Exhibition Design, and Library and Information Science. For over a decade, de la Cruz has worked in museums, libraries and archives and as a result has cultivated a broad perspective on audience development, programming, collections management and marketing. As the Chief Archivist and Digital Collections Manager at the Clyfford Still Museum, de la Cruz has spearheaded the ground-up effort to create a new archive department and to organize and provide access to the Clyfford Still archives and digital collections.
Currently a Project Archivist at the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries and LIS PhD student at the University of Pittsburgh, Jane graduated with her MLIS from the University of Denver and a BA in Art History from the University of Colorado Denver. Her research interests include alternative, ephemeral, and obsolete record keeping practices, histories of non-western archives, and preservation of complex media such as video games and multimedia artwork. Website: janethaler.com
Amber Giauque Callender
Amber’s life is built around service, leadership, community, justice and advocacy. After leaving grassroots organizing in her early 20’s, she’s spent over 15 years in professional engagement with Denver’s elected officials, businesses, community organizations, public institutions, philanthropists, volunteers and residents. Amber was born, raised and educated in Denver with a lifetime of commitment towards ensuring the strength of every member of our community.