ACRL Membership Committee

Charge

To advise ACRL staff on matters related to membership promotion and member recruitment, engagement, and retention.

Roster

Dawn Behrend (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mrs. Monica Rysavy (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Russell S. Michalak (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Dominique Turnbow (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Jodie Borgerding (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Heidi Steiner Burkhardt (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Brady D. Lund (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Kate McCready (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Rachel M. Minkin (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Heather C. Plaisance (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Edward J. Rock (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Christine Ruotolo (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jennifer M. Starkey (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Laura A. Tadena (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Rosalind Tedford (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Alyssa M. Valenti (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Susan Xue (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Larayne J. Dallas (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Shauna Borger Edson (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Jeanne R. Davidson (Board Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mary Jane Petrowski (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mary Jane Petrowski (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)

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Composition

  • A minimum of five members (i.e. a chair, vice-chair, and three members)
  • Chair serves as ex-officio member on the ALA Membership Promotion Task Force
  • Ex-officio members include the chairs of the Membership Coordinating Committee component committees
  • Additional appointments at the discretion of the Vice-President/President-Elect and Appointments Committee

Origin

The Membership Coordinating Committee was created when Board approved the restructuring of the Membership Advisory Committee at the Midwinter Meeting 2010 to include a Membership Coordinating Committee and four component committees and, as a pilot project, the Membership Recruitment component committee will be a virtual committee.

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form by February 15 for committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.

 

Staff Liaison

Mary Jane Petrowski
Associate Director
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2523
E-mail: mpetrowski@ala.org