Archival Workforce Taskforce

The Archival Workforce Taskforce will seek to develop a better understanding of the current and future archives workforce, by exploring linkages between archival education programs offered by universities and colleges, and the challenges experienced by workplace practitioners.

For more information, please view our Project Charter (coming soon).

Co-Leads:  Patricia Forget (Université du Québec en Outaouais) and Kathryn Harvey (University of Guelph)

Members:

Francophone sub-group:

  • Nathalie Gélinas, Chef, Section gestion des documents et des archives, Service du greffe, Ville de Gatineau
  • Hélène Laverdure, Conservatrice et directrice générale des Archives nationales, Direction générale des Archives nationales, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
  • David Rajotte, Archivist, Private Archives Branch, Library and Archives Canada
  • Sylvain Sénécal, Conseiller, Gestion du savoir-faire et compétences, Hydro-Québec
  • René St-Pierre, Directeur Archiv’ART, Archiviste de la Fondation Armand-Vaillancourt
  • Natasha Zwarich, Professeure en archivistique et Responsable du certificat en gestion des documents et des archives, Département d’histoire, Université du Québec à Montréal

Anglophone sub-group:

  • Inge Alberts, Assistant Professor, School of Information Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Catherine Arseneau, Director, Cultural Resources, Beaton Institute
  • Patti Bannister, Manager, Nova Scotia Archives
  • Peter Houston, Archivist, Special Collections Librarian, Mount Royal University
  • Victoria Lemieux, Associate Professor in Archival Science, University of British Columbia
  • Shannon Perry, Photo Archivist, Library and Archives Canada