Vietnam Center and Archive Staff Biography

Andrew Hinton, Head of Collection Development

Andrew Hinton
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  • Phone: 806-742-9010
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    Texas Tech University
    PO Box 41041
    Special Collections Lib. Rm. 108
    Lubbock, TX 79409-1041

Andrew Hinton joined the Vietnam Center and Archive in 2015 as Assistant Archivist. In this role, Andrew manages the Archive of Modern American Warfare, which collects and preserves the records of modern veterans. Andrew works closely with post-9/11 veterans to ensure that their records – especially born-digital records – are made available for research and preserved into the future. He also serves as Head of Collection Development for the Vietnam Archive. In this position, he works to build and strengthen the Vietnam Archive's holdings and leads the Processing Unit in preparing archival materials for research use. Before coming to the Vietnam Center and Archive, Andrew held positions at the Royal Ontario Museum, the Ontario Heritage Trust, the Vancouver Police Museum, and the Jewish Museum and Archive of British Columbia. He belongs to the Society of American Archivists and the Society of Southwest Archivists. Andrew is also a certified Digital Archives Specialist and a certified member of the Academy of Certified Archivists.