Maggie Downing, Membership Coordinator
Maggie is the Manager of Digital Imaging at the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts. Maggie oversees the imaging projects at CCAHA, which include digitization of books, artwork, archival collections, and photographs and negatives, as well as printed facsimiles of a wide range of materials. She also works with institutions to conduct digital preservation assessments and planning for large-scale digitization projects.
Maggie serves as the Membership Coordinator for PACA. "I joined PACA two years ago to attend the tours and programs and to meet others in the field. I have been enjoying being a part of this group ever since, and I look forward helping grow and support this community."
Maggie also serves on the American Institute for Conservation (AIC) Imaging Working Group. She is a member of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) and is a recognized Digital Archives Specialist through SAA.
Prior to moving to Philadelphia in 2018, Maggie worked with the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Granger Collection historical image library in New York. She received a B.F.A. in Photography from New York University and an M.A. in Art History from the City College of New York.