Dance Heritage Coalition Board of Trustees

The DHC Board of Trustees is composed of nationally distinguished archivists, curators, and scholars designated by each of the dance archives that are core members of the DHC.

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Martha Briggs, Treasurer
Lloyd Lewis Curator of Modern Manuscripts
Roger and Julie Baskes Department of Special Collections
Newberry Library

Nena Couch
Head, Thompson Special Collections
Curator and Professor, The Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute
The Ohio State University

Genie Guerard, Chair
Head, Manuscripts Division
UCLA Library Special Collections

Dean Jeffrey, Secretary
Director of Archives and Preservation
American Dance Festival

Tanisha Jones
Director, Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image
The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

Bill Kiley
Director of Finance and Administration
Dance Notation Bureau

Dawn Lille, Vice-Chair
Board of Directors
Dance Notation Bureau, Inc.

Muriel Maffre
Executive Director
Museum of Performance + Design

Cecily Marcus
Curator, Performing Arts Archives
University of Minnesota Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

Isabel Meyer
DAMS Branch Manager
Smithsonian Institution

Norton Owen
Director of Preservation
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

Betsy Peterson
Director of American Folklife Center
Library of Congress

Susan Pyzynski
Co-director of Houghton Library
Acting Director of Harvard Theatre Collection
Associate Librarian for Technical Services at Houghton Library