Nancy Liliana Godoy is the Archivist of the Chicano/a Research Collection at Arizona State University. She's responsible for collection development, archival arrangement--description, community outreach--exhibits, and instruction--specialized reference services. As a Knowledge River (KR) alumna, she's a passionate advocate for the Latino community in libraries and archives. In addition, she helped co-establish the Arizona LGBT History Project, an initiative to preserve local history and make archival material accessible to future generations. In 2017, she received the Arizona Humanities Rising Star Award and was awarded a $450,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to preserve the history of historically marginalized communities in Arizona.
2017 Dr. Christine Marin Staff Award Recipient
Arizona State University, Chicano Latino Faculty Staff Association
Award recognizes an ASU staff member who exemplifies passion for their profession, outreach to Latino youth, and outstanding leadership and community service.
2017 Humanities Rising Star Award Recipient
Award recognizes a young professional, student, or volunteer with outstanding and creative approaches to engaging the public with the humanities.