Northwest Archivists, Inc.

Standing Committees

Annual Meeting Program Committee
Formulates and organizes session topics and speakers for the annual meeting. Program ideas or suggestions for next year's annual meeting should be submitted to the committee chair. The Chair is appointed by the president. Other members are appointed by the chair.

2019 Committee: 


Annual Meeting Local Arrangements Committee
Plans and coordinates local arrangements for the association's annual meeting. Committee chair is appointed by the president. Other members are appointed as needed by the chair.

2019 Committee: 


Professional Development, Education, and Awards Committee
Reviews scholarship applications and awards archival education and professional development scholarships sponsored by the association. Recognizes retiring members who have offered significant service to the organization and the profession. Develops a long range continuing education plan for Northwest Archivists. This committee also coordinates continuing education opportunities with other western regional archival organizations. The committee Chair is appointed by the president. Other members are appointed by the Chair.

2018 Committee:


Nominating Committee 
Recruits and reviews nominations for association's officers and board members. The ex officio chair is the past president. Two other members are appointed by the chair based on geographic representation.

2018 Committee:


Communications Committee
Members of the committee collect and write articles for inclusion in the newsletter, maintain the NWA website and social media sites, develop projects for promoting archives and archival programs, and coordinate Archives Month grants. The Communications Committee Chair is an ex officio committee member. Other members are appointed by the Chair.

2018-2019 Committee:

  • Colleen Needham (Chair)
  • Steven Duckworth (Editor)
  • Maia Anderson (Journal of Western Archives Representative)
  • Devin Busby (Social Media Coordinator)
  • Rachael Woody (Webmaster)





Please contact Colleen Needham (Communications Chair) with any questions. 

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