LES Membership Committee


To coordinate recruitment and retention activities for the Section, as well as for English-language literature librarianship within ALA; to coordinate any education activities for the promotion of English and American literature librarianship; to consult and cooperate with the Publications Committee in connection with the production and distribution of publications promoting membership in LES.


Glenda M. Insua (Co-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Kristin A. Nielsen (Co-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Liana C. Bayne (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Tori Hopper (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Hillary A H Richardson (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)

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The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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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

Megan Griffin
Senior Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org