Deborah Shea

Deborah Shea

Senior Consultant


Winthrop Highlights

  • Associate Director, Information & Archival Services, 2013-2014
  • Senior Consultant, 1995-present


  • University of Massachusetts, M.A. History & Archival Methods

Notable Clients

  • Deborah has worked with over 80 clients since 1988 including global corporations, foundations, NGOs, law firms, associations, schools, religious institutions, and family business.

Memberships & Certifications

  • Academy of Certified Archivists, Certified Archivist, 1991-present
  • Society of American Archivists (SAA), 1985-present
  • SAA, Business Archives Section member, 1987-present; Newsletter Editor, 1992-1994
  • New England Archivists, 1984-present
  • Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (ART), 1987-present
  • ART Coordinator of the Membership and Nominating Committee, 1991-1993
  • Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, 1988-present
  • The Association of Records Managers and Administrators, 1990-1997

Related Work

Rosa Parks Estate

Rosa Parks Estate

A referral from the Society of American Archivists resulted in a fast-paced project with a law firm based in Chicago.
St. Bernard’s School

St. Bernard’s School

St. Bernard’s School contracted with Winthrop to examine its archival collections


Project was to organize Founder Chairman ‘personal’ papers and to make them accessible