Northeast Document
Conservation Center

Delray Beach, FL



  • In December 2000, joined the National Archives and Records Administration as the Senior Archivist for Affiliated and Regional Archives in the Office of Regional Records Services at College Park.

  • Between 1993-2000 was the Senior Archivist of the National Park Service, where she worked with 384 parks, 7 regions, and five archeological centers, HABS/HAER, and the National Register.

  • Between 1984-1993 was the Project Director for a Descriptive Project to survey, describe, and publish guides to the Smithsonian's 3,000 photograph collections, and 1 million architectural drawings in 16 museums.

  • Prior to decade at the Smithsonian, was Library Director at Cranbrook Educational Community, Corporate Archivist for Corning Glass Works, Archivist for WDET Television, etc.

  • Current Chair of the SAA Preservation Section and a member of the SAA Standards Committee.

  • Author of :
    • the award winning four volume Guide to the Photographic Collections of the Smithsonian
    • 30+ technical leaflets,
    • 6 chapters of the Museum Handbook,
    • many articles

  • Currently writing the new edition of the SAA Manual Administration of Photographic Collections with co-author MaryLynn Ritzenthaler

  • Creator of 10 conferences in conjunction with the Northeast Document Conservation Center and the Getty, including:
    • School for Scanning,
    • The Information Ecosystem,
    • Rethinking Cultural Publications,
    • Management of Field Records (for Anthropologists, Archeologists, and Tribes),
    • Management of Architectural Records (for Historic Preservation specialists and architects), and
    • Managing Legacy Information: Archives and Records Management for the Millennium.

  • MA in Art History and Museology; MS in Archives and Library Science from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. Certified Archivist since 1984.


Northeast Document Conservation Center
100 Brickstone Square
Andover, MA 01810-1494
Telephone: (978) 470-1010
Fax: (978) 475-6021

Last Modified: May 23, 2001

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