Peter and Kari Ancestral Photographs


  Masters of Liberal Studies, concentration in Archival Studies, East Tennessee State University (ETSU) December 2012, Johnson City, TN
  B.A. Art Education, Brigham Young University, April 1987, Provo, UT
Minor, English Composition
  Internship, Archival Processing, Kingsport Archives, March - December 2013, Kingsport, TN
    Arrange, process, and described collections; assist with outreach; design and install exhibits; created a HistoryPin channel.
  Practicum, Archival Processing, Church History Library, June-July 2012, Salt Lake City, UT
    Arranged, processed, and described the Hugh B. Brown Family Papers and shadowed book and paper conservators and research librarians.
  Student Worker, Library Circulation, Sherrod Library ETSU, May-August 2011
    Shelved, checked-out, and pulled books and journals. Performed shelf-reading and electronic document delivery.
  Custom Cake Design, In-home business, 1995-2008, Longview, TX and Kingsport, TN
    Designed, baked, decorated custom cakes for all occasions.
  Publicist, Photographer, Newsletter Editor, Web Designer and Webmaster, Symphony of the Mountains, 1999 – 2003, Kingsport, TN
    Wrote press releases, contribution letters, grant proposals, conducted artist interviews, etc.
  Art Teacher, 7th grade, Nebo School District, 1987 – 89, Springville, UT
    Taught semester-long survey of art and art history.  Designed and executed art exhibits.
  Indexer,, December 2012-current
  Processing Archivist, Archives of the City of Kingsport, January 2011 – February 2013
    Assist with processing and re-arranging collections. Responsible for the processing and description of the Muriel C. Spoden Colleciton; an 88-box collection.
  Literacy Tutor, Literacy Council of Kingsport, 2009 – 2011, Kingsport, TN
    Tutor both children and adults. Participate in various training sessions.
  Music Club Member, Kingsport Music Club May 2007 – 2012
    Newsletter Editor August 2008 - Aug. 2010
  Photographer & Webmaster, Dobyns-Bennett Orchestra Guild, 2006 – 08, Kingsport, TN
    Initial designer of  Photographed all high school orchestra rehearsals, trips, and performances.
  Volunteer Librarian, Family History Center, 2006 – 08, Kingsport, TN
    Assisted patrons in research and in use of library equipment.
  Library Volunteer, Kingsport City School District, 1998 – 2003, Kingsport, TN
    Repaired, shelved, and checked out books.  Special projects included ALA author address transcription and computer-aided inventory.
  Library Volunteer and Reading Coach, Pine Tree Elementaryl, 1996 – 98, Longview, TX
    Worked with reading groups and individuals.  Assisted librarian.
  Volunteer Art Teacher, 1st - 2nd grades, Pine Tree Elementary, 1996 – 98, Longview, TX
    Designed curriculum, wrote materials lists, taught lessons, set up art exhibits.
  Board Member, Friends of the Library, 1995 – 97, Treasurer, 1996 – 97, Longview, TX
    Helped establish used book store, managed finances, and attended planning meetings.
  Member, Longview Mother’s League, 1991 – 96, Treasurer, 1994, Longview, TX
    Support group and fund raising entity for the Children’s Library.
  Panelist, Society of Tennessee Archivists Annual Conference, 2012
  Recipient, Service Projects that Enhance the Public Good Award, ETSU School of Graduate Studies, 2012
  Presenter, Regional Graduate Liberal Studies Conference, "Anncestral Narrative as a Contribution to Community Memory and Identity," 2012
  Recipient, Tennessee Society of Archivists Student Scholarship, 2011
  Panelist, Tennessee Society of Archivists Annual Conference, 2011
  I enjoy cycling, baking, jogging, genealogy, reading, music, touring museums and historic sites, and blogging about archival issues (


Kari Roueche
 Kingsport, Tennessee
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