Member Engagement

Purpose of Subteam: To provide outreach and community support for the ArchivesSpace member community by exploring new avenues for engagement, collaborating with the Community Engagement Coordinator to grow current engagement initiatives, and liaising with national and regional archives organization and other relevant professional groups.

Major Activities of Subteam:

Provide outreach and community support for the ArchivesSpace membership, in collaboration with the Community Engagement Coordinator. Manage the administration and activities of the ArchivesSpace Member Match Program

Identify ways to liase with national and regional archives organizations including the SAA, ALA, AAM, AASLH, and other relevant professional groups.

Skills:

  • Community outreach and engagement

  • Collaboration and teamwork

  • Program management

  • Exposure to the following tools -- Confluence, Google Docs, Airtable, Slack, 

Average Workload: The Member Engagement sub-team will meet once a month for an hour. Business outside of meetings will primarily be conducted via email, Slack, and Google drive. Subteam members may also meet in smaller groups for working meetings when needed. The estimated average total time commitment is approximately 3-4 hours per month.

Members:

  • Bailey Hoffner, lead

  • Patrick Milhoan, vice-lead

  • Mary Pedraza

  • Sarah Ponichtera (inactive)

  • Jessica Crouch, ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator