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Sarit Hand

Associated Press Corporate Archives
Digital Archivist
New York, NY
Sarit Hand, digital archivist for the corporate archives at the Associated Press. She joined the AP in 2005 managing multimedia assets and the oral history program for the corporate archives. Since then, she has assumed responsibility for establishing a digital archive and preservation protocols including metadata standards, digitization projects and acquisition of born-digital assets including, internal publications and communications, governance records, and other born-digital records. Sarit has also been an election-night analyst for the Associated Press since 2015. She has recently been appointed to a two-year term (2019-2021) on the ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Committee.