CHOICE Editorial Board

Charge

The board serves in an advisory capacity to the editor and the publisher on the choice programs. Tasks: consider and make recommendations for editorial policy. Review changes in editorial policy proposed by editor. Review projects proposed for choice sponsorship. Review decisions of the editor concerning grievances which publishers, authors, or reviewers wish to appeal. Advise editor on content, arrangement, and promotion of choice.

Roster

Keith R. Stetson (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Kathlene M. Hanson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Fred J. Hay, Ph.D. (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Robert H. Kieft (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Akilah S. Nosakhere (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
John H. Pollitz (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Peggy Seiden (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Mary Ellen K. Davis (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Kim Leeder (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Joyce L. Ogburn (Board Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Mary Ellen K. Davis (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Irving E. Rockwood (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2012. Last retrieved on 07/31/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

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Composition

The CHOICE Editorial Board composition requires:

• Seven members, in addition to chair and ex officio members, with appointments staggered to provide continuity.
• Two-year terms
• Members to serve no more than two consecutive terms, except for the chair, who may serve up to two terms after assuming the chair but no more than a total of six years on the board. The chair to be appointed from among regular members of the editorial board.
• Ex officio members include ACRL past-president (listed as Board Liaison), ACRL executive director, ACRL Publications Committee chair, and the CHOICE staff editor.
• Editorial Board criteria is detailed in the ACRL Guide to Policies and Procedures.

Origin

The CHOICE Editorial Board 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

Mark Cummings
Editor and Publisher
CHOICE
575 Main Street, Suite 300
Middletown, CT 06457
Phone: (860) 347-6933
E-mail: mcummings(a)ala-choice.org