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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.

Sarah Shoemaker, Chair
Associate University Librarian
Archives & Special Collections
Goldfarb Library
Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Karen Cariani, Vice Chair
Director, WGBH Media Library & Archives
WGBH Educational Foundation
Boston, MA

Dr. Catherine S. Amidon
Independent Consultant

John F. Ansley
Director, Archives and Special Collections
Marist College
Poughkeepsie, NY

Tom Blake
Content Discovery Manager
Boston Public LIbrary
Boston, MA

Renée DesRoberts
Special Collections Librarian
McArthur Public Library
Biddeford, ME

Devon Eastland
Fine Books & Manuscripts
Skinner, Inc.
Marlborough, MA

Sean M. Fisher
DCR Archives, Office of Cultural Resources
Bureau of Planning, Design & Resource Protection
MA Dept of Conservation & Recreation
Boston, MA

Valerie Fox
Deputy Town Clerk
Town of Lincoln
Lincoln, MA

Rosemary B. Harvell, CMC, CMMC

Town Clerk - Sudbury
Sudbury, MA

Jennifer Hornsby
Assistant Reference Librarian
Phillips Library
Peabody Essex Museum
Salem, MA

Holly Hurd-Forsyth
5th Maine Regiment Museum
Peaks Island, ME


Daniel McCormack
Archivist/Records Manager
Town of Burlington
Burlington, MA

Melanie Hardy Mohney
Reference Librarian
Maine State Library
Augusta, ME

Jennifer L. Mullins
Digital Preservation Librarian
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH

David Neikirk
Digital Imaging Coordinator
Osher Map Library
Portland, ME

Lizette Pelletier
State Archivist
Connecticut State Library
Hartford, CT

Cristina Prochilo
Archives Manager
Historic New England
Boston, MA

Ruth Rogers
Curator of Special Collections
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA

Kathleen Sabogal
Assistant Director, Archives
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY

Sam Smallidge
Boston, MA

Bill Veillette 
Executive Director
Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, MA

Kate Wells
Curator of Rhode Island Collections
Providence Public Library
Providence, RI

April, 2018