ACRL Diversity Alliance Task Force

Charge

Oversee the Diversity Alliance, serve as champions of the program, build relationships and investigate partnerships with appropriate ACRL and ALA groups, and propose future directions, including governance, to the ACRL Board of Directors.

Roster

Dr. Jon E. Cawthorne (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Tarida Anantachai (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
John P. Culshaw (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Nancy A. Davenport (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Karen R. Diaz (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Kenya S. Flash (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2021)
Malaika Grant (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. Tyler Walters (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
April D. Cunningham (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Mary Ellen K. Davis (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2020)
Allison Payne (Staff Liaison, January 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)

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Composition

  • Chair
  • Representative from ACRL Diversity Committee
  • Representative from ACRL Residency Interest Group
  • Representative from ALA Diversity Office
  • Additional member appointments at the discretion of the Vice-President/President-Elect

Origin

The ACRL Board of Directors approved the creation of the task force at its June 27, 2016 meeting.

Staff Liaison

Allison Payne
Program Manager for Strategic Initiatives
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2519
Email: apayne@ala.org