Subcommittee on Grassroots Advocacy


To develop and propose strategies for COL to involve library supporters in grassroots lobbying in support of ALA's federal legislative and policy agenda and the related work of COL; to collaborate with the legislation assembly and other ALA units to maximize grassroots lobbying from all parts of the association; to support and assist in maintaining the national grassroots advocacy network to maximize ALA's effectiveness; and, to perform other tasks as requested by the ALA committee on legislation.


Kathi J. Kromer (Staff, June 1, 2017, to June 1, 2025)
Lisa Lindle (Staff, January 1, 2015, to September 1, 2020)

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Members of the COL Subcommittee on Grassroots Advocacy are appointed from the membership at large, serving 1 year terms and led by a subcommittee chair.

Working Group: FLAG (Federal Legislative Advocacy Group)

Vivian Wynn
Joan Ress Reeves

Staff Liaison

Lisa Lindle