Collections Stewardship Profession
7 Research Rd
Greenbelt, MD 20770 , US map
Joseph Sherren is a museum collections manager, consultant in collections stewardship and policy development/implementation, and an adjunct lecturer in digital curation theory and practice. He has been in the cultural heritage field for over 7 years. He applies the theory and practice of collections management, records management, and digital heritage management to a small-museum environment. Through his work he creates platforms for histories of marginalized communities- BIPOC, LGBTQ+, etc.- to be told through museum programming and advocates for social equity in museum spaces.
He is also a member of the American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) and the Rainbow Heritage Network, a national organization for the recognition and preservation of sites, history, and heritage associated with secual and gender minorities in the United States.