"People, Purpose, and Passion: The Pathway to Effective Records Management"


The 35th Annual VAGARA Conference took place October 16-18, 2019.

The slides have been made available below courtesy of our presenters. Our thanks to them for a great conference!


Increasing the Value of the Commonwealth's Data Through Collaboration, Innovation, and Education

Carlos Rivero, Chief Data Officer, Commonwealth of Virginia


Getting Unstuck: Keeping Your Plans Moving Forward

Jason Stearns, BlackRock and ARMA President-elect


The Records Management Program at the Library of Virginia: A New State Archivist and Plans for the Future

Michael Strom, State Archivist and Director of Government Records Service, Library of Virginia


The IT-Records Partnership: Learning from Each Other

G. Mark Walsh, University Records Manager and Assistant Director for Records Management and IT Policy, Old Dominion University


Creating and Implementing Records Management Policy and Guidance for Social Media

Bethany Cron, Records Management Policy Analyst, National Archives and Records Administration

  • Bonus: Social Media Resources (Note: This is Ms. Cron's personal list, and does not imply endorsement by NARA).

Advancing to IG from RIM - More Than Just Changing the Acronym!

Karen Knight, CCEP, Cohasset Associates, Inc.



Visit us on Facebook!

© Virginia Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators

Privacy Policy

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software