Sharon Leon is the Director of Public Projects at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media and Associate Professor in the History and Art History Department. Leon received her bachelors of arts degree in American Studies from Georgetown University in 1997, and her doctorate in American Studies from the University of Minnesota in 2004. Her book, An Image of God: Catholics and American Eugenics was published in 2013 (University of Chicago Press). She is currently working on a book on digital public history. At RRCHNM, Leon oversees collaborations with library, museum, and archive partners from around the country. She manages the Center’s digital exhibit and archiving projects, as well as research and tool development for public history, including the Omeka web-publishing platform. Finally, Leon writes and presents on using technology to improve the teaching and learning of historical thinking skills.