Loyola University Chicago

Women and Leadership Archives


Welcome the New WLA Director!

Please help us welcome Emily Reiher! Emily began as the Director of the Women and Leadership Archives (WLA) starting in January 2020. Most recently, Emily was Archivist at the Oak Park Public Library and previously worked with a variety of cultural heritage organizations including the Japanese American Service Committee, the National Hellenic Museum, and the Pritzker Military Library. She is a Loyola alum and earned an MS in Library and Information Science with a certificate in Special Collections from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. A Certified Archivist since 2015, Emily has also received a Digital Archives Specialist certification from the Society of American Archivists.