Salvador Barragan

Salvador BarraganSalvador Barragan is the Chief of Section, Archives and Records Management at the International Monetary Fund. Prior to that he was the Director of Records Management at the Inter-American Development Bank and has held several positions in academic archival settings since graduating with an MA in Archival Science from Duquesne University in 2002. He holds numerous professional designations including Certified Knowledge Manager, AIIM SharePoint Practitioner & Specialist Certification, ACA Certified Archivist, AIIM BPM Specialist and Practitioner Certification, and AIIM ERM Master Certification. Salvador’s research interests are focused on the intersection of appraisal and electronically stored information within the context of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.

Proposal Title: How Electronically Stored Information “ESI” is altering Information and Records Appraisal

San José Supervisor: Dr. Patricia Franks


  • MA, History (Archival Science), Duquesne University
  • MA, Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • BA, History, Arizona State University
  • BS, Business Operations, Devry University

Current or Most Recent Position:

  • Chief of Section, Archives and Records Management, International Monetary Fund