Kristi Holmes is Professor of Preventive Medicine-Health and Biomedical Informatics and Director of Galter Health Sciences Library at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Her work focuses on the discovery and access of knowledge through collaborative computational and social initiatives, including the role of repositories to enable FAIR data practices and a vibrant sharing ecosystem. Dr. Holmes serves on the leadership team of the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS), where she directs evaluation and continuous improvement. She and her team have developed a robust assessment infrastructure of resources and expertise to support program evaluation and research impact assessment for a wide range of programs on the local and national level. She also serves as the Chief of Knowledge Management in the Institute for Augmented Intelligence in Medicine and chairs the NIH Comparative Genomics Resource (CGR) Working Group through the National Library of Medicine Board of Regents. She brings extensive experience with highly cooperative technical information projects on the local, national, and international level. Throughout, she maintains a keen focus on equitable access to knowledge and meaningful impact.