Author Archives: Matthew Keough

About Matthew Keough

Archives and Office Assistant

Matthew received a BA in history, summa cum laude, from Providence College in May 2006 and a MA in history from George Mason University in May 2014. He is currently the archives and office assistant and has been a member of the AHA staff since December 2008. Matthew responds to general inquiries, coordinates daily office needs, and organizes the AHA institutional records for archival purposes.

AHA Member Spotlight: Matthew Spady

Matthew Spady is an independent historian and director of the Audubon Park Alliance, a community organization focused on preserving and promoting the neighborhood’s architecture, history, and culture. When he is not pursuing his avocation, he works as a production director/project manager for a global consulting firm. He lives in New York City and has been a member since 2016. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Richard Moss

Richard Moss is an associate professor of history at Harrisburg Area Community College. He lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and has been a member since 2006. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Cassandra Newby-Alexander

Cassandra Newby-Alexander is the interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts, professor of history, and director of the Joseph Jenkins Roberts Center for African Diaspora Studies at Norfolk State University. She lives in Chesapeake, Virginia, and has been a member since 2000. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Michael Helms

Michael Helms is a full-time information technology professional and a part-time student at North Carolina State University, where he is majoring in history. He lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and has been an AHA member since 2012. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Sharika Crawford

Sharika Crawford is an associate professor of history at the United States Naval Academy. She lives in Annapolis, Maryland, and has been a member since 2003. 

AHA Member Spotlight: John M. Lawlor, Jr.

John M Lawlor Jr. is professor emeritus at Reading Area Community College in Reading, Pennsylvania. He lives in Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania, and has been a member since 1972. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Don Lankiewicz

Don Lankiewicz is an educational publishing consultant and affiliated faculty member at Emerson College in Boston. He lives in Needham, Massachusetts, and has been a member since 1980. 

AHA Member Spotlight: Margaret Lynch-Brennan

Margaret Lynch-Brennan is a current public scholar for Humanities New York (formerly the New York Council for the Humanities). She lives in Latham, New York, and has been a member since 2002.