Diversity Committee

Charge

To initiate, advise and mobilize support for appropriate action related to issues of diversity in academic librarianship including recruitment, advancement and retention of underrepresented groups to academic and research librarianship and the promotion of library and information services for diverse library users.

Roster

Ms. Martha Alvarado Parker (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Scott B. Mandernack (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Tarida Anantachai (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Latrice Booker (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Kenny A. Garcia (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Cindy Ingold (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Althea Eannace Lazzaro (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Scott B. Mandernack (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Annie Pho (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Megan Watson (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Kim Leeder (Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Ann-Christe Galloway (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)

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Composition

  • A minimum of five members (i.e. a chair, vice-chair, and three members)
  • Additional appointments at the discretion of the Vice-President/President-Elect and Appointments Committee

Origin

The Racial and Ethnic Diversity Committee was created by the ACRL Board of Directors.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL division-level committees are accepted through February 15 for service the following committee term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

Staff Liaison

Ann-Christe Galloway
Production Editor
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611
Work: 312-280-2524
E-mail: agalloway@ala.org