Alyssa Hogan is a Web Application Developer for the University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
Prior to joining the Libraries, Alyssa served as Web and Media Specialist for the University Archives & Records Center of the University of Pennsylvania from 2012 until 2022, where she designed and developed the websites of the Archives & Records Center and the West Philadelphia Community History Center, established the Archives' social media presence, carried out high resolution reproduction requests, and assisted in several migrations of the Archives' finding aid and digital image collections. Upon the Archives' integration into the Penn Libraries, she also executed the merger of the Libraries' Penn Rare and Unique at Penn blogs into a single redesigned Unique at Penn.
Alyssa served as a co-organizer of WordCamp US, the largest WordPress conference in North America, in 2021, and of WordCamp Philly in 2019 and 2020.
She holds a BFA in Photography & Digital Imaging from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, a BS in Computer Science from CUNY Brooklyn College, and an MA in Art Education from NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.