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Deborah: Head Archivist


Head Archivist

'I think archives should connect the past to the present. A good archivist should be interested in understanding and explaining what is happening now.'

Enterprising, Motivating, Leader, Historian, Creator, Negotiator

Deborah has been Head Archivist at London Metropolitan Archives (LMA) since 1995. She is responsible for shaping the Corporation of London Joint Archive Service (of which LMA is a part) and has a key role in determining its communal and corporate view.

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