Emeritus Editorial Board Members

  • Derik Badman is one of our founders. He did most of the design for our site and all of our author illustrations. [articles]
  • Brett Bonfield is a co-founder of In the Library with the Lead Pipe and the executive director of the Princeton Public Library (as of January 19, 2016). He likes running, podcasts, serial commas, and baseball analysis. [articles]
  • Ellie Collier is a co-founder of In the Library with the Lead Pipe who served as an author and editor for 8 magnificent years. She is so incredibly proud of everything the journal has accomplished. When not at work she is probably playing board, card, or video games or reading feminist critiques of them and/or their culture and communities. [articles]
  • Hilary Davis is a co-founder of In the Library with the Lead Pipe. [articles]
  • Erin Dorney is a poet, writer, and editor based in Minnesota. [articles]
  • Leigh Anne Focareta [articles]
  • Emily Ford is one of our founders. She lives in Portland, Oregon, and spends her non-library time with cappuccino, bicycles, yoga, and cats. [articles]
  • Eric Frierson lives in Austin, TX. He is a father and a doughnut aficionado. [articles]
  • Gretchen Kolderup [articles]
  • Kim Leeder Reed is a co-founder of In the Library with the Lead Pipe, a 2011 Library Journal Mover & Shaker, and a 2008 American Library Association Emerging Leader. She lives in Boise, Idaho, where she serves as director of The College of Western Idaho Library. [articles]
  • Lindsey Rae served as Lead Pipe’s Social Media Editor. She dabbles in all manner of hobbies and really likes owls.
  • Hugh Rundle had great fun writing and editing with Lead Pipe. He worked with Gretchen to overhaul our documentation and internal processes. He is now putting his energy into newCardigan. [articles]
  • Coral Sheldon-Hess served as our technology lead. She’s into technology, UX, crafting, and intersectional feminism.
  • Micah Vandegrift wrote and edited with the Lead Pipe team after being a super fan for many years. [articles]
  • Cecily Walker is Assistant Manager for Community Digital Initiatives & eLearning at Vancouver Public Library in Vancouver, Canada. When not holding court on Twitter, she enjoys riding her bike, watching bad TV shows, and movies with lots of explosions. [articles]