IS Mentoring Program Committee

Charge

To manage, promote, and assess the Mentoring Program whereby experienced instruction librarians are recruited to serve as mentors to newer librarians or librarians new to instruction or to the Instruction Section.  Tasks include updating guidelines and procedures, linking mentors with mentees, tracking program participants, providing support to the volunteer mentors and mentees, updating and maintaining online resources relating to good mentoring practices, and assessing the program.  The committee will continue to explore opportunities for collaboration with other mentoring programs within the American Library Association.

Roster

Bridget Doloresco (Chair, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Charissa Powell (Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Elise Ferer (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Charissa Powell (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Sarah Brandt (Secretary, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Liza Harrington (Secretary, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Ian Barba (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Sarah Brandt (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mrs. Symphony Ashley Bruce (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. John J. Burke (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Elise Ferer (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Alexandra Hauser (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Mrs. Lauren Newton (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Juliet Taylor Rumble (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Ms. Rayla Tokarz (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Susanna Eng-Ziskin (Liaison, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Benjamin M. Oberdick (Liaison, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)

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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

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
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Work: 312-280-2514
E-mail: mgriffin@ala.org