Micha Broadnax

Micha Broadnax is an archivist currently residing on the land once occupied by Nonotuck people. Informed by Black feminist imaginations, Micha entered the library profession interested in the ways archiving could serve as a practice of self-care, as well as the potential praxis of community building through archival spaces. Micha earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Brandeis University and a Master’s in Library and Information Science from Simmons University. With a wealth of experience improving access to information in academic, research, corporate, and government libraries and archives, Micha serves as the Reference and Digital Projects Archivist at Mount Holyoke College. Entrenched in queer and students of color activism, she has strengthened relationships and strategies for collaboration between students and institutional archives at Emerson College, Harvard
Law School, Brandeis University, and Mount Holyoke College.