Our Structure

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Collection Care Network Officers

Committee Description
The charge of the network is to: create awareness of preventive care; identify and develop standards and best practices, training, and other projects to advance preventive care in institutions of all types and sizes, locally, nationally, and globally; provide resources to support collection care and conservation professionals; work with related groups to reach and support key collections care constituents

Committee Leadership
Ms. Rebecca Fifield
Ms. Rebecca Fifield
(Chair)
Head of Collection Management, Special Collections
The New York Public Library
New York, NY
United States

Ms. Mary Coughlin
Ms. Mary Coughlin
(Vice Chair)
Assistant Professor
The George Washington University, Museum Studies Program
Alexandria, VA
United States

Ms. Patricia Silence
Ms. Patricia Silence
(Secretary/Treasurer)
Director of Preventive Conservation
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Williamsburg, VA
United States

Ms. Gretchen Guidess
Ms. Gretchen Guidess
(Communications & Outreach Chair)
Conservator, Textiles
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Williamsburg, VA
United States

Ms. Karen L. Pavelka
Ms. Karen L. Pavelka
(Program Chair)
Senior Lecturer
UT Austin School of Information
Austin, TX
United States

Ms. Rebecca Kaczkowski
Ms. Rebecca Kaczkowski
(Editor)
Conservator
Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute
Washington, DC
United States

Ms. Rachael Perkins Arenstein
Ms. Rachael Perkins Arenstein
(C2CC Advisory Group Chair)
Partner
A.M. Art Conservation, LLC
Scarsdale, NY
United States

Ms. Laura Hortz Stanton
Ms. Laura Hortz Stanton
(Network Officer (Special Advisor) )
Executive Director
Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
Philadelphia, PA
United States

Mr. Thomas J. Braun
Mr. Thomas J. Braun
(Board Liaison)
Senior Objects Conservator
Minnesota Historical Society
Saint Paul, MN
United States

Ms Katelin Lee
Ms Katelin Lee
(Staff Liaison)
Membership and Marketing Associate
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
Washington, DC
United States