ONC Staff Profile
Digital Media & Online Specialist, Communications
As the Digital Media & Online Specialist, Katie Shoemaker is responsible for digital asset management and curation; digital media production, distribution and marketing; and web maintenance. Katie manages the iBase DAMS system, ONC’s Sights & Sounds and News web pages, online digital media platforms, digital media requests & licensing, and supports marketing & social media campaigns.
After earning a dual BA in Art History and Studio Arts (Photography) from University of Guelph, Katie earned a Master of Arts in Photo Preservation & Collections Management at Ryerson University. For her graduate thesis project, she developed a subject index and access plan for a large-scale digital image collection. In 2015, she completed a post-graduate certificate in Records & Information Management from Mohawk College. Prior to joining ONC’s communications team in May 2015, Katie spent six years working in digital media, archives, and communications roles for the heritage and culture sector in Toronto, ON.