Call for WArS Nominations!

The Women Archivists Section is currently seeking nominations for one Co-chair and one Steering Committee member. Terms begin this July at the close of the annual meeting in Portland.

(1 position) – Co-chairs share leadership of WArS and work with the Steering Committee members on WArS events and projects, plan the annual meeting, and lead the overall direction of the section. The Co-chair serves a two-year term, followed by one year on the steering committee.
(1 position) – Steering Committee members collaborate on a variety of activities and projects, including organizing and participating in Twitter chats and working with the co-chairs to organize the annual meeting program. Steering Committee members serve three-year terms.
Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague. Submit a brief biography and candidate statement (1-2 paragraphs each) describing your interest in serving as a Co-chair or Steering Committee member by Thursday, May 25, 2017. Submit your nomination here:
Voting begins in early July and candidates will be notified of election results mid-late July. 
Please consider joining WArS! We’d love to answer any questions you have about serving on WArS, so feel free to contact Bethany Anderson ( or Stacie Williams (

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