Katie Woods is a Public Historian with the National Parks of Boston, researching under-told stories at the Park and sharing them through public programs and digital content. Katie received her Master of Arts degree in Public History from Northeastern University in May 2019. She also received a Certificate in the Digital Humanities from Northeastern for the digital project focused on Luxembourg/U.S. World War II history and memory, From Grateful Friends, which she collaborated on with Megan Woods. Katie has previously worked at other public history and educational organizations, including the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate and Facing History and Ourselves. Katie also worked with the LACS as a Citizenship Advocate and looks forward to serving on the Board.
Megan Woods is Public Historian with the National Parks of Boston, conducting research and creating digital materials that will help expand the narratives currently presented at the Park. In the spring of 2019 she received her Master of Arts degree in Public History from Northeastern University and also obtained a Certificate in the Digital Humanities. While at Northeastern, she helped develop a digital project recognizing the relationship between Luxembourgers and American soldiers during World War II. Over the past few years, Megan has worked at other public history institutions, such as the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum and the Hingham Historical Society. Megan previously worked with LACS as a Citizenship Advocate and is excited to now serve on the Board.