2015 Election Information


ACRL Candidates for 2015
A complete listing of ACRL Board and section candidates, including bios of vice-president/president-elect candidates Scott Walter and Irene M.H. Herold (from C&RL News, January 2015)

Statements from the vice-president/president-elect candidates
ACRL vice-president/president-elect candidates Scott Walter and Irene M.H. Herold share plans for ACRL (from C&RL News, February 2015)

Vice-Presidential Candidates Podcast
Podcast interview with Scott Walter and Irene M.H. Herold (from ACRL Insider)

Online Presidential Candidates Forum
The 2015 candidates for ACRL vice-president/ president-elect participated in an open online forum on Tuesday, March 17, 2015.  A recording of the forum is available here.

A listing of ACRL members running for ALA Council is available here.

Meet the Candidates
Profiles of the candidates for ACRL vice-president/president-elect and director-at-large on the ACRL Board of Directors from ACRL Insider

Scott Walter (vice-president/president-elect)
Irene M.H. Herold (vice-president/president-elect)

Jack Fritts (director-at-large)
Lori Ostapowicz Critz (director-at-large)

Beth McNeil (director-at-large)
Jon E. Cawthorne (director-at-large)

Election Details
Voting in the 2015 ALA/ACRL election begins on March 24, 2015, with members receiving an email announcement between March 24–27 containing voting instructions.

Any individuals whose emails bounced will be sent a “snail-mail” letter with their voting credentials.  To be eligible to vote, individuals must have been members in good standing of ALA as well as applicable divisions and round tables as of January 31, 2015.  Anyone who reinstates their membership after January 31, 2015, will be ineligible to vote in the 2015 elections.

Didn’t receive the email? Please contact ALA Member and Customer Service at 1-800-545-2433, or customerservice@ala.org.

The 2015 ALA/ACRL election will close May 1 at 11:59 p.m. Central Daylight Time.  More details are available on the ALA Election Page.