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Emily Vinson

University of Houston Libraries
Audiovisual Archivist
Houston, TX
Emily Vinson is Audiovisual Archivist at the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections. Prior to UH, Emily worked as a “lone arranger” at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy; a project archivist preserving unique audio holdings at New York Public Radio; and a fellow in Preservation Administration at New York Public Library. She holds an MS in Information Studies with a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Preservation Administration from the University of Texas, Austin.
Emily serves as both the vice president and regional representative to Regional Archival Associations Consortium (RAAC) for Archivists of the Houston Area (AHA!), chairs the Membership Committee of RAAC, and is co-chair of the Preservation Committee for the Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA).