NASS State Heritage Committee

About the Committee

The State Heritage Committee provides a forum for members to share information and best practices regarding state heritage programs and venues, including:  state archives, museums, libraries, historical sites and state records.  Digital preservation of documents is also a key issue for this body.  Members work with the Council of State Archivists (CoSA), Society of American Archivists (SAA) and the National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA), as well as the Libary of Congress and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

Committee Members


Hon. Jeffrey Bullock, DE


Hon. Jay Ashcroft, MO


Hon. John Merrill, AL

Hon. Michele Reagan, AZ

Hon. Alex Padilla, CA

Hon. Lauren Vaughan, DC

Hon. Ken Detzner, FL

Hon. Doug Chin, HI

Hon. Jesse White, IL

Hon. Kyle Ardoin, LA

Hon. Matt Dunlap, ME

Hon. William Galvin, MA

Hon. Barbara Cegavske, NV

Hon. Bill Gardner, NH

Hon. Tahesha Way, NJ

Hon. Maggie Toulouse Oliver, NM

Hon. Dennis Richardson, OR

Hon. Luis Rivera Marín, PR

Hon. Nellie Gorbea, RI

Hon. Tre Hargett, TN

Hon. Jim Condos, VT

Hon. Osbert Potter, VI

Hon. Kim Wyman, WA