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Officers, Council, & Committees

President: Caroline Duroselle-Melish, The Folger Shakespeare Library
Vice President: Megan Peiser, Oakland University
Secretary: John T. McQuillen, Morgan Museum & Library
Treasurer: G. Scott Clemons, Brown Brothers Harriman

Executive Director: Erin McGuirl
Delegate to the ACLS: David Vander Meulen, University of Virginia
Editors, Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America:
Sarah Werner, independent scholar
Jesse R. Erickson, The Morgan Museum and Library

 

Council

Class of 2025

Rebecca Romney, Type Punch Matrix
Alice Schreyer, Newberry Library
Kenneth Soehner, The Watson Library, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Derrick Spires, Cornell University

Class of 2024

María Victoria Fernández, the University of Chicago
Thomas Goldwasser, Thomas A. Goldwasser Rare Books
Adam G. Hooks, University of Iowa
Nick Wilding, Georgia State University

Class of 2023

Mary Crawford, Stanford University
Andrew T. Nadell, M.D., San Francisco, CA
Elizabeth Ott, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Douglas Pfeiffer, Stony Brook University

Honorary Members of the Bibliographical Society of America

R. Dyke Benjamin
D.W. Krummel
Barbara A. Shailor
Roger E. Stoddard
G. Thomas Tanselle

Honorary Members now Deceased:
Fredson Bowers (1905-1991)
David Foxon (1923-2001)
Ruth Shepard Grannis (1872-1954)
Paul Oskar Kristeller (1905-1999)
D.F. McKenzie (1931-1999)
José Toribio Medina (1852-1930)
Katharine F. Pantzer (1930-2005)
William B. Todd (1919-2011)

Audit Committee

Joan Friedman, Urbana, IL (Chair)
Tad Boehmer, Michigan State University
G. Scott Clemons (ex officio)
Mary Crawford, Stanford University (ex officio)
Thomas Goldwasser, Thomas A Goldwasser Rare Books
Mark Samuels Lasner, University of Delaware
Kenneth Soehner, Thomas J. Watson Library, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

BibSite Editorial Group

Eric Ensley, University of Iowa (General Editor)
Adriana Cásarez, University of Texas at Austin
Emma M. Sarconi, Princeton University Library Special Collections

Development Committee

Caroline Duroselle-Melish, The Folger Shakespeare Library (Chair)
Meghan Constantinou, The Grolier Club (Vice Chair)
Mary E. Crawford, Stanford University
Patrick Olson, Patrick Olson Rare Books
Michael Ryan, New-York Historical Society
Kenneth Soehner, Thomas J. Watson Library, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Michael F. Suarez, S.J., Rare Book School

Digital Strategy Working Group

Erin McGuirl, BSA Executive Director (Chair)
Jeffrey Barton, Princeton University
Megan L. Cook, Colby College
Jeremy Dibbell, Binghamton University (Vice Chair)
María Victoria Fernández, Hindman Auctions
Erin Paulson, Historical Society of Pennsylvania
David Pearson, Bibliographical Society (UK)
Neil Weijer, Smathers Library, the University of Florida at Gainesville

Events Committee

Ashley Cataldo, American Antiquarian Society (Chair)
Barbara Bieck, New York Society Library (Vice Chair)
Dorothy J. Berry, Harvard University
Colleen Barrett, University of Kentucky
RB Bartgis, Annapolis

Executive Committee

Caroline Duroselle-Melish, The Folger Shakespeare Library
G. Scott Clemons, Brown Brothers Harriman
Joan Friedman, Urbana, IL
John T. McQuillen, Morgan Museum & Library
Erin McGuirl, BSA Executive Director (ex officio)
Megan Peiser, Oakland University

Fellowship Committee

Hope Mayo, Houghton Library (retired), (Chair)
AJ Berkovitz, Hebrew Union College (Vice Chair)
Paloma Celis Carbajal, New York Public Library
E. Haven Hawley, University of Florida
Ann R. Hawkins, SUNY System Administration
Emily Kader, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Philip S. Palmer, Ph.D., The Morgan Library & Museum
Sarah Cusk, Lincoln College Oxford

Investments Committee

Mary Crawford, San Mateo, CA (Chair)
G. Scott Clemons, Brown Brothers Harriman (ex officio as BSA Treasurer)
María Victoria Fernández, Hindman Auctions
Joan Friedman, Urbana, IL (BSA Audit Committee, Chair)
Henrietta Paige Hakes, New York, NY
Valerie Hotchkiss, Azariah Root Director of Libraries, Oberlin College & Conservatory
Andrew T. Nadell, M.D., San Francisco, CA
Ronald Patkus, Vassar College
Justin Zaremby, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

BSA Liaisons Sub-Committee

Catherine M. Parisian, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Chair
Nina Musinsky, Musinsky Rare Books, Vice Chair
Mathieu D.S. Bouchard, McGill University & John Abbott College – Bibliographical Society of Canada
Ashley Cataldo, American Antiquarian Society –  American Antiquarian Society
Jose C. Guerrero, Sutro Branch, California State Library – ALA, Rare Book and Manuscripts Section
Karen Limper-Herz, British Library – Bibliographical Society (UK)
Jeanne-Marie Musto, Dorot Jewish Division of the New York Public Library – College Art Association
Douglas Nelson, Nelson Rare Books – Independent Online Booksellers Association
Karla A.M. Nielsen, Huntington Library – Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP)
Benjamin Pauley, Eastern Connecticut State University – American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS)
Aaron T. Pratt, the Harry Ransom Center at UT Austin – Renaissance Society of America
Kim Schwenk, Lux Mentis Booksellers – California Book Fair
David Solo, Brooklyn, NY – Center for Book Arts (NYC)

Membership Committee

Elizabeth Ott, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, (Chair)
Jose C. Guerrero, Sutro Branch, California State Library (Co-Vice Chair)
Erin McGuirl, BSA Executive Director (ex officio)
Megan Peiser, Oakland University (ex officio)
Charlotte Priddle, New York University
Rebecca Romney, Type Punch Matrix (Co-Vice Chair)
William Stoneman, Houghton Library, Harvard University
Jackie Vossler, Caxton Club, Chicago

New Scholars Committee

Barbara Heritage, Rare Book School (Chair)
Cynthia Gibson, Freelance Cataloguer; Editorial Director at BookFairs.Com (Vice Chair)
Meghan Constantinou, The Grolier Club
Kinohi Nishikawa, Princeton University
Agnieszka Rec, Beinecke Library, Yale University

Nominating Committee

Barbara A. Shailor, Yale University (Chair)
Heather O’Donnell, Honey & Wax Booksellers
Todd Pattison, New England Historic Genealogical Society
Douglas Pfeiffer, Stony Brook University
Curtis Small, University of Delaware
Jacinta R. Saffold, The University of New Orleans
Heather Wolfe, The Folger Shakespeare Library (Vice Chair)

Policy and Procedures Manual Working Group

Joan Friedman, Urbana, IL (Chair)
John Bidwell, Morgan Library & Museum
Erin McGuirl, BSA Executive Director
Alice Schreyer, The Newberry Library
Irene Tichenor, Brooklyn, NY
David Vander Meulen, University of Virginia

Publications Committee

Nicholas Wilding, Georgia State University (Chair)
Rachel Hendrick, ACRL CHOICE (Vice Chair)
Mary Catherine (M.C.) Kinniburgh, Granary Books
Rhiannon Knol, Christie’s Books Department
John McQuillen, Morgan Library & Museum
Julie Park, New York, NY
Douglas Pfeiffer, Stony Brook University
Aaron T. Pratt, The Harry Ransom Center at UT Austin
Derrick R. Spires, Cornell University
David Vander Meulen, University of Virginia (ex officio)