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SAA Archivists & Archives of Color call for candidates

  • 1.  SAA Archivists & Archives of Color call for candidates

    Posted May 24, 2022 04:14 PM

    There's still time to nominate yourself or a colleague for the SAA Archivists and Archives of Color Section Steering Committee. Nominations are open through Friday, May 27 for:

    • Co-chair
    • Steering committee member (3 positions available)
    • Newsletter editor
    • Web liaison

    Successful candidates will serve 2-year terms (August 2022-August 2024). We welcome nominations from all career stages, including students and early-career archivists. Candidates must be current SAA members, but attendance at the annual meeting is not required.

    The AAC Section advocates for and celebrates archivists and archives of color throughout SAA and the profession. Steering committee activities include:

    • Preparing the contents of the section's annual meeting
    • Making recommendations to Council
    • Participating in creating reports and other documentation
    • Sharing announcements and resources to the listserv, microsite, newsletter, blog, and social media
    • Organizing virtual events

    If you have questions about submitting your nomination, please email AAC co-chairs Tracy Drake ( or Shelly Black (

    Shelly Black
    North Carolina State University Libraries
    Raleigh NC