SAA AMRT/RMRT Joint Working Group on Accessibility in Archives and Records Management

Accessibility Working Group Members



SAA Executive Director 

Nancy Beaumont


SAA President 

Gregor Trinkaus-Randall, CA


Chair, SAA Diversity Committee 

Bergis Jules


AMRT and RMRT Chairs and Vice-Chairs

RMRT Chair
Brad Houston,  MA, MLS


RMRT Vice-Chair 

Prisca Giordani, MAS


AMRT Chair
Dr. Mott R Linn, Jr, CA


AMRT Vice-Chair

Sheryl K. Williams, CA



Founding Members:


Russell D. James, CA


Daria D'Arienzo, CA

Archival Consultant

Meekins Archivist

Williamsburg, MA

Lois Hamill, CA
University Archivist
Northern Kentucky University

Joint Working Group Co-Coordinators



Debra Kimok

Special Collections Librarian

State University of New York (SUNY)

College at Plattsburgh



Daria D'Arienzo, CA

Archival Consultant

Meekins Archivist

P.O. Box 775

Williamsburg, MA 01096-0775

(413) 268-7679

Cell: (413) 538-6489 




Michelle Ganz, MILS, CA

Archivist, Special Collections Librarian

Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, TN

Anna Kresmer


Jacobus tenBroek Library

National Federation of the Blind

Jernigan Institute

Baltimore, MD


Avery Olmstead

Old Town, ME
(207) 827-1047

 Facebook: Avery Olmstead 


Michele F. Pacifico
Archival Facilities Consultant

Bethesda, MD


Lisa Snider

MAS/MLIS Graduate Student at
SLAIS at the University of British Columbia /

Senior Web Developer, Archival Accessibility


Steven Thompson

Outreach Librarian/Archivist

Rock Valley Community College

Rockford, IL


Elias Tzoc

Digital Initiatives Librarian

Miami University of Ohio


Sara White
LIS University of Wisconsin, Madison (Dec 2010)
Wisconsin Historical Society



Temporary Leave of Absence:


 Jill Jean Johnson
Front Desk Manager- The Colorado Trust
MLIS (concentration in Archives and Records Management)-University of Denver (June 2011)


Past Co-Coordinator

Casey E. Greene, CA
Head of Special Collections
Rosenberg Library
Galveston, TX


Past Members


Susan Gilbert Beck
Emanda, Inc.
Library and Information Studies
Including the Assessment of Access for People with Disabilities
South Range, Michigan


Richelle Brown

Student, Archives, Records, & Information Management

College of Information Studies

University of Maryland


Jane Callahan
Assistant Archivist
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA


Shelly J. Croteau, Ph.D., CA
Assistant State Archivist
Missouri State Archives

Greg Johnson
Digital Initiatives and Distance Learning Librarian

Coordinator, Digital Library Services Dept.
Governors State University 


Helen Selsdon
American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

New York, NY


Updated 2/2/2012 


Site Navigation


For more information, or to join this group, contact:

Debra Kimok
Daria D'Arienzo

If you are having trouble with the functionality of the web site, please contact our webmaster:

Lisa Snider