IS Awards Coordinating Committee


To coordinate approaches to the work of promoting and reviewing the three awards presented by the Instruction Section annually: the Miriam Dudley Instruction Librarian Award, Ilene F. Rockman Instruction Publication of the Year Award, and the Instruction Section Innovation Award Committee. Comprised of the leadership of those separate award committees, the Awards Coordinating Committee will coordinate the virtual and in-person awards celebration, plaques and certificates. The committee will also regularly evaluate the need for new awards and investigate ongoing funding sources.


Chelsea M. Heinbach (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Sara Lowe (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Clarence Dale Maybee (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Pamela Pfeiffer (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Meghan Elizabeth Sitar (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Chase Ollis (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)

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The committee is composed of the chairs and vice-chairs of each IS award committee.

Staff Liaison

Chase Ollis
Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2521