Susan Riggs was formerly the Frances Lightfoot Robb Special Collections Librarian at Swem Library, College of William & Mary. She is the author of 21st Virginia Infantry and of several biographical sketches of notable Virginians. Susan is a member of SAA, MARAC, the Southern Historical Association and is a board member of the Williamsburg Historic Records Association. She has been involved with Virginia Heritage since it began as a task force in 1997. Susan received a BA in history from the Westhampton College, University of Richmond and an MA in American history from the College of William & Mary. Susan retired from W&M in 2017 and has since returned to W&M Libraries as a Special Collections Assistant.