The purpose of the Chapter shall be to support professional development and communication among members of the Visual Resources Association in the Mid-Atlantic region, which includes: central and eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, southern New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Officers and Contact:


Jennifer Kniesch, Dickinson College


Lael J. Ensor, Johns Hopkins University

 Mid-Atlantic Minutes and Reports and Mid-Atlantic Chapter Bylaws

News & Meetings:

Our next meeting will be held Friday, March 31, 2017 in Louisville, KY, at the VRA national conference.

Join the Mid-Atlantic Chapter:

Membership is open to any VRA member in good standing, including those outside MD, VA, DC, and WV area. If you need to become a VRA member join here! Regular Chapter membership dues are $15 per calendar year, $25 for Regional-only memberships and $10 for students and retired members.

To join login to MyVRA (MemberClicks located in the sidebar) and select Separate Donations and/or Chapter Memberships. In order to be on the Mid-Atlantic Chapter’s email listserv please login to MyVRA (MemberClicks located in the sidebar), select My Profile, then My Features and E-Lists. Subscribe to the VRA-Mid-Atlantic listserv.

Members and Representing Institutions:

  • Catherine D. Adams, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Kathe Hicks Albrecht, Independent Scholar (Honorary)
  • Grace Barth, James Madison University
  • Brett Carnell, Library of Congress
  • Sonya Coleman, Library of Virginia
  • Lael J. Ensor, John Hopkins University
  • Cynthia G. Frank, University of Maryland
  • Millie Fullmer, Vanderbilt University
  • Susan Gillett, National Archives
  • Meghan Gross, Baltimore Museum of Art
  • Jessica Gutacker, Franklin & Marshall College
  • Macie Hall, Johns Hopkins University
  • Pamela R. Hawkes, College of William and Mary
  • Jodi Hoover, University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Wendy Johnson, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library
  • Jeannine Keefer, University of Richmond
  • Jennifer Kniesch, Dickinson College
  • Carolyn J. Lucarelli, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Maureen McCadden, Longwood Gardens
  • Tansey Matthews
  • Catherine May
  • Stephanie Movahedi-Lankarani, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Julia Murphy, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution
  • Sarah Osborne Bender, National Museum of Women in the Arts
  • Dana Puga, Library of Virginia
  • Sherrie Rook, George Mason University
  • Beth Royall, West Virginia University
  • Samuel Sadow, American University
  • William Sealy, Vanderbilt University
  • Nancy Shelton, Old Dominion University
  • Vicki Sipe, University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Chris Strasbaugh, The Ohio State University
  • Steven Tatum, Virginia Tech
  • Meghan Townes, Library of Virginia
  • Christina B. Updike, James Madison University (Emerita)
  • Woody Woodis, Library of Congress
  • Ann Woodward, Johns Hopkins University
  • Rhonda Yeager, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Helena Zinkham, Library of Congress