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Garin Fons

Garin Fons: Project Manager
Garin Fons is the Project Manager for COERLL. He oversees community outreach and assists in managing COERLL projects. He has expertise in Open Educational Resources, copyright, open licensing, and information policy. He received his M.S.I. from the University of Michigan School of Information, where he focused on Community Informatics and Information Policy. He was one of the founding members of the Open.Michgan Initiative at the University of Michigan, leading efforts to bring faculty, students, and staff together to increase the sharing of educational resources and ideas. Garin has also been a part of many collaborations with organizations including MIT Open CourseWare, Open CourseWare Consortium, Creative Commons, and the Center For Social Media, among others.