From the WaPo:
Anne Bringsjord Alvarez, 65, who was photo editor from 1991 to 1996 with the Magazine Group, a Washington-based custom publishing company, died of renal cancer May 2 at Georgetown University Hospital.
Ms. Alvarez began her career in 1965 with Time Inc. in New York, where she was chief cataloguer for the company’s picture collection.
In 1971, she left Time and moved to Washington. She worked with the Peace Corps until 1982 as chief of the photo and information library and then as director of photo services. From 1982 to 1987, she was director of photography for ACTION and the Peace Corps.
She worked as photo editor with Insight Magazine from 1987 until 1991. She retired in 1996.