Digital Strategy
User Experience
Web Dev | Design
Chad Curtis Digital Strategy


  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — MS: Library and Information Science
  • University of Tennessee at Chattanooga — BA: English


  • Head of Digital Platforms, Saint Louis Art Museum
    St. Louis, Missouri — 2017-present
    Work with stakeholder groups to establish a vision and implementation strategies for software platforms and public digital engagement with SLAM collections and exhibitions.
  • Digital Marketing Supervisor, Cordell Practice Management Group
    St. Louis, Missouri — 2015-2017
    Coordinated inbound marketing team of a national domestic litigation firm. Managed content marketing projects for web, social, email, and additional digital media. Designed, developed, and maintained all websites presented by Cordell & Cordell and additional clients.
  • Web Developer, Cordell Practice Management Group
    St. Louis, Missouri — 2014-2015
    Developed and maintained all websites presented by Cordell & Cordell.
  • E-Learning Librarian, Washington University in St. Louis
    St. Louis, Missouri — 2011-2013
    Guided collaborative efforts to explore, identify, assess, implement and provide training for emerging technologies. Managed the space and staff at the Arc: Technology Center at Olin Library.
  • Librarian for Literary Studies and Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, New York University
    New York, New York — 2008-2011
    Subject specialist for the departments of English and Comparative Literature. Collection development in English and Comparative Literature. Reference and instruction for the Social Sciences and Humanities Reference Center. Consultant for integration of emerging software into humanities research and instruction.


  • Languages: HTML, CSS / Sass, JavaScript, PHP. Familiarity with SQL, Python, XML.
  • Services and APIs: REST. Familiarity with SOAP.
  • Frameworks and Libraries: React, Bootstrap, Sage/Bedrock/Trellis.
  • Web and Desktop Applications: WordPress, Drupal, Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Crazy Egg, Trello, Basecamp, Vim, VS Code, Github / SourceTree / Git, DeployHQ, Composer, NPM, webpack.
  • Operating Systems: macOS, Linux (Debian-based), iOS.
  • Favorite Tools and Resources: Emmet, iTerm, Trello, Pocket, Chrome Canary, Firefox Dev. Ed., devdocs.io, CodePen, xScope, Zotero, MDN Web Docs.