AASL 2015 Elections

The following are the 2015 AASL Board of Directors and AASL Sections candidates. Names are provided for informational purposes only and does not imply endorsement of the candidates. Detailed information about each candidate can be found via the link below and can also be found in the biography provided with the ALA ballot. 

All AASL Candidates are subject to the Guidelines for Participation in AASL Elections approved by the AASL Board of Directors in June 2002.

Board of Directors | ESLS | ISS | SPVS

Board of Directors


Audrey Puckett Church

Dorcas Hand


Robbie Leah Nickel


April M. Dawkins

Melissa Jacobs Israel

Division Councilor

Diane R. Chen

Valerie A. Edwards

Region 1 Director

Pamela Harland

Region 3 Director

Becky Johnson

Linda Weatherspoon

Region 4 Director

Heather M. Moorefield-Lang

Pamela Jo Renfrow

Region 6 Director

Laura Causey Sheneman

Kathryn Roots Lewis

Region 7 Director 

Kathryn J. Williams

Melanie Ann Lewis

Region 8 Director

Craig Seasholes

Dona J. Helmer

Educators of School Librarians Section


Karla Bame Collins


Deborah Parrott

Independent Schools Section


Patty Saidenberg

Sarah Levin

Representative to the AASL Board

Brad M. Haugen

Robert Hilliker

Supervisors Section


Cassandra Barnett

Lori Donovan


Mary M. Woodard

Suzanna L. Panter

View AASL, ALSC, and YALSA division candidates for ALA offices and ALA Council in the 2015 General Election