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Advisory Committee

The NEDCC Advisory Committee is made up of colleagues and peers from the cultural heritage community and represents a wide variety of talents, knowledge, and perspectives. The committee meets quarterly to advise the Center on preservation, conservation, digital imaging, and audio preservation services and programs.

Rachel Onuf, Chair
Director, VT Historical Records Program
Vermont State Archives & Records Administration
Montpelier, VT

Mark Bailey
Head, Historical Sound Recordings
Irving S. Gilmore Music Library
Sterling Memorial Library
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Tony Belz
Collections & Archives Manager
Tomaquag Museum
Exeter, RI

Becca Bender
Moving Image & Audio-Visual Consultant
Providence, RI

Kelli Bogan
Cooperstown, NY

Micha Broadnax
Project Manager
Black Teacher Archives
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Cambridge, MA

Bridget Carr
Blanche and George Jones Director of Library and Archives
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Boston, MA

Rachel Farkas
Collections and Exhibitions Manager
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Vanessa Formato
Howe Library Archivist
Massachusetts Eye and Ear
Boston, MA

Kelly Francis
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Boston, MA

Jen Hale
Lead Archivist
Perkins School for the Blind
Watertown, MA

Sari Mauro
Digital Collections Project Manager
Tufts Archival Research Center
Medford, MA

Brian Meacham
Managing Archivist
Yale University Film Archive
New Haven, CT

Brenda Miller
Executive Director, Culture and Communications
Hartford Public Library
Hartford, CT


Carole Morini
Caroline D. Bain Archivist, Reference Librarian
Boston Athenaeum
Boston, MA

Emily Murphy
Salem Maritime Museum | Saugus Iron Works
Salem, MA

Eve Neiger
Lead Archivist
Boston Public Library
Boston, MA

Prof. Rodney Obien
College Archivist/Associate Professor
Information Studies
Keene State College
Keene, NH

Kristin Parker
Lead Curator and Manager of the Arts 
Boston Public Library
Boston, MA

Jamie Kingman Rice
Deputy Director, Collections & Programs
Maine Historical Society
Portland, ME

Jessie Sims
Audio-Video Preservation Specialist
College Park, MD

James Sousa
Director of Registration & Administration
Addison Gallery of American Art
Andover, MA

Anna Thompson
Collections Manager
The Trustees of Reservations
Harvard, MA

Bill Veillette 
Executive Director
Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, MA

Joseph Watson
Preservation Manager/Special Collections Associate
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT

Leah Weisse
Digital Archives Manager
GBH Educational Foundation
Boston, MA

Jennifer West
Town Clerk
Town of Portsmouth, RI

May 2024