Staff & Boards

The people who keep the Map Center running


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Belle Lipton

Geospatial and Cartographic Information Librarian

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Connie Chin


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Garrett Dash Nelson

Curator of Maps & Director of Geographic Scholarship

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Lauren Chen

Reference & Cataloging Librarian

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Lynn Brown

Education Coordinator

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Michelle LeBlanc

Director of Education

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Rachel Mead

Public Engagement & Interpretation Coordinator

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Rachel Sharer

Development Administrative Assistant


Board of Directors

Janet P. Atkins
Lawrence Caldwell
Michael G. Contompasis
Charles Cooney
Alex Krieger
Khurram Jamil
Theodore Landsmark
Alan Leventhal, Chair
Alexander Leventhal
Ronald P. O’Hanley
Richard Pegg
Natacha Scott
Christian J. Westra, Esq.

Ex Officio

Erin Claywell, Clerk
Robert Gallery, ex officio
David Leonard, ex officio

Legal Counsel

Achal Oza

Lifetime Directors

Richard H. Brown
Robert M. Melzer

Board of Review

James R. Akerman
Paul B. Cote
Alex Krieger, Chair
Robert M. Melzer
Margaret Pearce
Richard Pegg
Julie Sweetkind-Singer
Tim Wallace