Alumna Wendy McLain announced president-elect of ARMA International

March 8, 2021

BATON ROUGE – Wendy McLain, an Alumna of Distinction from LSU School of Library & Information Science (SLIS), has been chosen as the new president-elect for ARMA International. McLain is a past chair of the Institute of Certified Records Managers, current director of the Board of Directors at ARMA International, and veteran RIM/IG professional experienced in the government, healthcare, engineering, and energy sectors. McLain was also integral in providing expert knowledge and guidance during the formation of SLIS’s LSU Online Graduate Certificate in Records & Information Management. 

ARMA International describes itself as “the world’s leading information management membership organization.” According to the ARMA international press release, “the organization is in good hands” with its new appointments. President-elect McLain will bring her many years of experience as a Certified Records Manager and organizational leader to the position. McLain is employed as a Manager of Enterprise Content & Records Management at Valero Energy Corporation. Along with a newly appointed Board of Directors, McLain will assume her new role on July 1, 2021. 

About SLIS

The School of Library & Information Science, or SLIS, awards the Master in Library & Information Science, or MLIS, degree and Graduate Certificates in Archival Studies, Records & Information Management, and School Librarianship. SLIS also offers undergraduate minors in Digital Studies and Library Science, and a Communication-Intensive undergraduate general education course.

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About CHSE

The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is a nationally accredited division of Louisiana State University. The college is comprised of the School of Education, the School of Leadership & Human Resource Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Library & Information Science, the School of Social Work, and the University Laboratory School. These combined schools offer 8 undergraduate degree programs, 18 graduate programs, and 7 online graduate degree programs, enrolling more than 2,020 undergraduate and 879 graduate students. The College is committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching, research, and service and is committed to improving quality of life across the lifespan.

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