Dennis Roman Riley, M.A.

Dennis Riley
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Library and Information Science


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Dennis Riley is a regional adviser at the New York State Archives providing records management and archives services throughout the Hudson Valley-Catskill region. Prior to this, he was an appraisal archivist at the State Archives working with agencies to identify and transfer records of enduring historical value. Before this he managed both corporate records and historical collections at the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation and worked at the National Archives at New York City as part of its reference services staff, where among other projects he focused on promoting holdings related to Puerto Rico. For over 14 years, he worked for the U.S Department of State, most of that time in the research library and archives at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, managing this office for his last three years there. Non-governmental work has included brief stints in academic and non-profit repositories. He has been active in the Archivists Round Table of New York and the Society of American Archives, among other professional organizations.