Pennington is an experienced digitization project manager, technology consultant, and digital media producer. He has years of experience digitizing original archival audio and video records, managing digital surrogates and their derivatives, and creating and/or standardizing metadata. Pennington has consulted widely with educational, governmental, and non-governmental organizations on digitizing endangered and/or rare cultural resources for preservation, online access, and research. He has extensive digitization and technology experience at universities and cultural heritage institutions in both the United States and the Global South.
Pennington has led multiple teams in several countries, on site and online, and is adept at working with faculty and students in multi-institute, international, and multi-lingual efforts.