Nancy McGovern Named SAA Fellow

By PamB | November 11, 2009

IASSIST member Nancy McGovern was recently inducted as a Fellow by the Society of American Archivists at its August meeting in Austin, Texas.  SAA Fellow is an honor that recognizes outstanding contributions to the archival profession.

Nancy has been Digital Preservation Officer (DPO) at ICPSRsince 2006 and brought a substantial record of accomplishment to her current position.   She served as DPO and director of the Research and Assessment Services Department at Cornell University; Electronic Records Manager at Audata, Ltd. and at the Open Society Archives in Budapest; and as Senior Electronic Records Projects Archivist at the National Archives and Records Administration.   Her accomplishments include a substantial body of publications and presentations as well as leadership roles in numerous professional organizations.