Hunter Information Management Services, Inc., specializes in all aspects of archives and records management. Its president, Dr. Gregory S. Hunter, is both a Certified Records Manager and a Certified Archivist. In August 2004 he was elected a Fellow of the Society of American Archivists and two of his books have received awards from SAA. Since January, 1990 Dr. Hunter has been a Professor in the Palmer School of Library and Information Science at Long Island University, directing graduate-level certificate programs in archives and records management. Dr. Hunter previously served as Manager of Corporate Records for ITT Corporation and Director of Archival Programs for the United Negro College Fund. He also brings to client projects a background in business history and a thorough understanding of information technologies.
From 2004-2008, Dr. Hunter served as the Principal Archivist and Records Manager on a team headed by Lockheed Martin to build an Electronic Records Archives (ERA) for the National Archives and Records Administration. Dr. Hunter is co-inventor on four patents in the area of digital preservation submitted by the project team in the United States and the European Union.
Dr. Hunter also was the editor of a book series published by Neal-Schuman called The Archivist's and Records Manager's Bookshelf. He currently is the editor of the American Archivist, the peer-reviewed journal of the Society of American Archivists.
Hunter Information Management has assisted clients with the following types of projects:
Dr. Hunter Appointed Editor of The American Archivist
The Society of American Archivists announced that Gregory S. Hunter, PhD, CA, CRM, has been appointed to a three-year term as Editor of The American Archivist. Established in 1938 and published semi-annually, The American Archivist is the premier professional journal for archivists. With more than 6,600 readers, it enjoys the largest circulation of any English-language archives periodical.
Dr. Hunter Testifies Before the U.S. House of Representatives
On June 17, 2010, Dr. Hunter testified on the subject of "Federal Electronic Records Management: A Status Report," before the Information Policy, Census, and National Archives Subcommittee of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, of the U.S. House of Representatives. The hearing reviewed the status of the management of electronic records at federal agencies and explored ways to improve the scheduling and preservation of electronic records.
Dr. Hunter Serves as Mentor for CoSA and FEMA
Dr. Hunter is serving as a "Mentor" for the Intergovernmental Preparedness for Essential Records (IPER) Project sponsored by the Council of State Archivists (CoSA).
CoSA received a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to develop and deliver online training to state and local governments on essential (vital) records and records emergency preparedness and response.
Meetings of the Corporate Archives Forum
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