SLA New England Community Annual Business Meeting

When:  Dec 8, 2022 from 17:30 to 19:30 (ET)
Associated with  New England Chapter

Come join us for the SLA New England Community Annual Business Meeting.

Date/Time: Thursday, December 8, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm EST

Location: Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH), 480 Totten Pond Rd, Waltham, MA 02451. Zoom option will also be available.

Register here. The deadline for the registration is Friday, December 2.


5:30 pm-6:00 pm: Light Dinner and Networking

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Business Meeting

6:30 pm: Presentation - Edee Edwards - Libraries, Leadership, and Politics: A Journey

As her year as SLA New England President in 2021 wrapped up, Edee Edwards signed up for another kind of leadership training. She joined the Emerge Vermont program, which trains Democratic women to run for office and win. Is mixing librarianship and politics a good idea? Come hear her story and reflections on politics in and adjacent to special libraries and the information profession.

Edee Edwards has been a member of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) since 1989. Contributions: President, New England Community, 2021. Chair, Taxonomy Division, 2018. Director, Pacific Northwest Chapter, 1997-1998. Co-editor, newsletter, Environment & Resource Management Division, 1997-1998. Columbia University Student Group President, 1989-1991.

Additional Info: This meeting will be offered both in person and via Zoom. In your registration, please identify whether you will be attending in-person or virtually by Zoom. Zoom information will be sent to registrants electing to attend virtually the week of the event. Masks encouraged.

If you are interested in carpooling (driver or passengers) to this event, please email Kelli Costello,

If you have questions about the event, please email Kathleen Berger,


Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH)
480 Totten Pond Rd
Waltham, MA 02451


Kathleen Berger