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NEDCC is governed by a board of directors that includes state librarians and archivists, museum professionals, business leaders, and distinguished colleagues.

Michael Comeau, Chair 
Executive Director
Massachusetts State Archives
Boston, MA

Jane Hedberg, Vice Chair
Natick, MA

Jim Darr, Treasurer
Carlisle, MA

Brenda Lawson, Secretary
Vice President for Collections
Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA

Sarah Shoemaker, Chair, NEDCC Advisory Committee
Associate University Librarian for Archives and Special Collections
Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Mary L. Chute
State Librarian
New Jersey State Library
Trenton, NJ  

Michele Cloonan
Dean Emerita & Professor
School of Library & Information Science
Simmons College
Boston, MA

Keith Michael Fiels
Executive Director
American Library Association (Retired)


Bill Gardner
Secretary of State
State of New Hampshire
Concord, NH

Elvernoy Johnson
State Librarian
State Library of Massachusetts
Boston, MA

Ruth Kowal
Director of Operations, Boston Public Library (Retired)
Brighton, MA

Rob Maier
Director, Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (Retired)
Salem, MA

Christine McCarthy
Director of Preservation and Conservation Services
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Debra Wallace
Executive Director, Knowledge and Library Services
Harvard Business School
Boston, MA

Michael York
State Librarian
New Hampshire State Library
Concord, NH


June 30, 2020