Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum
Meredith Evans is the director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum, administered by the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). Formerly an Associate University Librarian at Washington University in St. Louis and UNC Charlotte she deeply believes in supporting community collaborations to increase the number of collections that serve as evidence for written history. Evans has written on the role and value of libraries and archives as advocacy organizations that support and document social change. Her leadership goes beyond managing special collections and traditional print material. She has been active in the formation and integration of digitization, digital scholarship and data curation at different institutions and in community engagement and a proven record of success in fundraising and staff management. Evans earned a master of library science from Clark Atlanta University and master’s degree in public history at North Carolina State University and her doctorate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Friday, June 24
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Sunday, June 26
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM