A certified school library media specialist, Alexis Sarkisian is the coordinator of clinical practice and career services for Dominican’s School Library Media Program. She is also an adjunct instructor in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science, teaching courses on communication, public relations and marketing. In addition, she has over 25 years of experience in electronic and print media as well as international marketing. She received an Emmy award for her work as a television host and producer. Sarkisian has also been part of the leadership team for two Illinois library organizations that have won the prestigious John Cotton Dana Award given by the American Library Association for exemplary work in public relations and marketing.