Organizational Priorities

The Midwest Archives Conference's organizational priorities are to:

  • Support the work of archivists through high quality, affordable, and accessible archival education in a variety of contexts, formats, and modalities.
  • Expand MAC membership and be responsive to the needs of members.
  • Create a welcoming environment, where members have a sense of belonging, to cultivate a diverse and inclusive professional community of engaged members.
  • Foster a culture of creativity and collaboration among the membership.
  • Promote professional standards, practices, and ethics to ensure archivists support preservation of and access to collections.
  • Maintain transparency of leadership and governance by communicating and consulting with membership.
  • Ensure the financial stability of the organization to safeguard ongoing services to members.