Charles Nodler, archivist for MSSU’s Spiva Library, has been approved for Emeritus Status by the Academy of Certified Archivists based in Albany, N.Y.
Nodler has worked at Missouri Southern for 38 years, starting in December of 1978. He recently began phased retirement.
He received a bachelor’s degree in history from Missouri Southern in 1975. He holds a master’s degree in history from the University of Texas-Arlington, where he also completed the Archival Administration certificate program. He obtained his master of library science from the University of Missouri – Columbia.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of the George Washington Carver National Monument in Diamond and the Gene Taylor Museum Board in Sarcoxie. He set up the archives at the Carver Monument and served as a consultant for the creation of the archives of Newton County.