Jaime Schumacher is the Director of Scholarly Communications at Northern Illinois University and served as the Director for the Digital POWRR Project funded by a grant from the IMLS. She earned her M.S. in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and holds a B.S. in Computer Technology from Purdue University. Previously, Jaime was an Information Systems Consultant for Deloitte Consulting in Chicago, IL.