Our Structure

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Emergency Committee

Committee Description
The charge of the committee to promote awareness and increase knowledge of the AIC membership in the areas of emergency preparedness, response and recovery for cultural heritage by: contributing to the production of articles (published or web-based), brochures and handouts which provide pertinent educational and technical information; organizing and developing lectures and workshops that provide for a foundation of understanding and the skill sets/tools needed for this type of work; supporting the function and role of the National Heritage Responders; working with other AIC Committees and Specialty Groups to most completely and accurately disseminate information; partnering with other collection-based institutions or organizations to develop broad-reaching educational training tools.

Committee Leadership
Ms. Rosemary Fallon
Ms. Rosemary Fallon
(Chair)
National Portrait Gallery
Silver Spring, MD
United States

Mrs. Kimberly Knox Norman
Mrs. Kimberly Knox Norman
(Chair Emeritus)
Preservation Manager/Conservator
Georgia Division of Archives and History
Morrow, GA
United States

Ms. Jane Bassett
Ms. Jane Bassett
(Member)
Conservator, Decorative Arts and Sculpture Conservation
J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, CA
United States

Ms. Susan Duhl
Ms. Susan Duhl
(Member)
Conservator/Collections Consultant
Art Conservation/Collections Consultation
Bala Cynwyd, PA
United States

Ms. Holly Herro
Ms. Holly Herro
(Member)
Conservator
National Library of Medicine (NIH)
Bethesda, MD
United States

Mr. Andrew Huot
Mr. Andrew Huot
(Member)
Conservator
Big River Bindery
Davenport, IA
United States

Ms. Maria Lyratzi
Ms. Maria Lyratzi
(Member)
Conservator
Pedagogical Institute
Athens,
Greece

Ms. Julie Newton
Ms. Julie Newton
(Member)
Library Coordinator, Conservation
Robert W. Woodruff Library
Atlanta, GA
United States

Anna M Weiss-Pfau
Anna M Weiss-Pfau
(Member)
Conservator, Collections Coordinator
University of Chicago Library
Clarendon Hills, IL
United States

Jennifer Blomberg
Jennifer Blomberg
(Student Member)
Collections Management Branch, Head
State Archives of North Carolina
Raleigh, NC
United States

Ms. Emily Farek
Ms. Emily Farek
(Student Member)
Atlanta, GA
United States

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

Jessica Unger
Jessica Unger
(Staff Liaison)
Emergency Programs Coordinator
Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation
Washington, DC
United States