National Historical Publications & Records Commission

NHPRC Commission Members

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) is a 15-member body, chaired by the Archivist of the United States, and composed of representatives of the three branches of the Federal government and of professional associations of archivists, historians, documentary editors, and records administrators.

Archivist of the United States, Chair Colleen Shogan
Representing the United States Supreme Court Christine Lamberson, Director of the History Office, Federal Judicial Center 
U.S. Senate Daniel Sullivan, U.S. Senator (AK)
U.S. House of Representatives Jahana Hayes, (CT-05)
Presidential Appointee Vacant
Presidential Appointee Jonathan Bronitsky, historian and messaging advisor
Department of Defense Glen Asner, Deputy Chief Historian, Office of the Secretary of Defense
Library of Congress Janice Ruth, Chief of the Manuscript Division
State Department Adam Howard, Director, Office of the Historian
Association for Documentary Editing C. James Taylor, former editor in chief of the Adams Papers at the Massachusetts Historical Society
American Association for State and Local History Darin Waters, Deputy Secretary, Office of Archives & History, North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
American Historical Association Kim Gallon, Associate Professor of Africana Studies, Brown University
National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators Kathleen Williams, Chief of Gallery Archives, National Gallery of Art
Organization of American Historians Katherine Sibley, Professor of History and Dirk-Warren ’50 Sesquicentennial Faculty Chair, Saint Joseph’s University 
Society of American Archivists Tanya Zanish-Belcher, Director, Special Collections & Archives, Wake Forest University and Past President of the Society of American Archivists


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