Nominations for 2022-2024 EAS Section Leadership Open!

The Encoded Archival Standards (EAS) Section is seeking candidates for three positions:

  • One co-chair for a two-year term (2022-2024) -- first year as junior co-chair and second year as senior co-chair
  • One Steering Committee member for a two-year term (2022-2024)
  • One early-career member for a one-year term (August 2022 - August 2023)

Please feel free to email current co-chairs Bo Doub ( and Irene Gates ( with any questions regarding the nominations/election process or the current and anticipated activities of the Section.

If interested, please submit the following by Friday, May 27, 2022, to

  • Candidate name
  • Job title and institution
  • Bio and candidate statement (1-2 paragraphs) describing your background and motivations for serving

Nominees must be current members of the Society of American Archivists to be considered.

Sincerely, the leadership of the EAS Section:

Bo Doub, Senior Co-Chair
Irene Gates, Junior Co-Chair
Betts Coup and Michele Combs, Steering Committee members