Spencer Brayton

SpencerBraytonSpencer Brayton is Library Manager at Waubonsee Community College (Sugar Grove, IL and Aurora, IL) where he works to support library services, operations, strategic planning, and growth of the college libraries. Spencer holds an M.A. in Library and Information Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and an M.S. in Management from the University of St. Francis (Joliet, IL). His research interests focus on the convergence of media literacy and information literacy. Together with Natasha Casey, he has co-authored several forthcoming articles in this area.  He has presented at and/or served in various capacities for the following organizations: National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE), Canadian Association of Academic Librarians (CAPAL), International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy (GAPMIL), United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). He maintains a website and blog, “Converging Spaces,” at https://spencerbrayton.wordpress.com/