Laura-Edythe Coleman, Adjunct Faculty

Laura-Edythe Coleman is a Museum Informaticist: her focus is on the point of convergence for museums, information, people, and technology. Knowing that societies need museums for creating and sustaining cultural memory, she strives to help communities co-create heritage collections with museums. She holds a PhD in Information Science, a Masters of Library and Information Science and a Bachelors of Fine Arts. She brings an extensive background in cultural heritage informatics, LIS education, and information technology to focus on cultural institutions that are embedded in communities reconciling civil conflict. Her motto is to “save the world: one object, one exhibit, one museum, one community, one nation at a time.”

She can be reached via Twitter: @lauraedythe or at her website:

Laura-Edythe Coleman