Communities of Practice Assembly

Charge

The communities of practice assembly serves as a conduit of information for ACRL's sections and interest groups.

Roster

Ms. Glenda M. Alvin (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Dawn Amsberry (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Katie Elson Anderson (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
DaVonne R. Armstrong (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Dr. Tara Baillargeon (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Quetzalli Barrientos (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Laura Bonella (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Jessica Brangiel (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Elizabeth Brookbank (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Jacquelyn A. Bryant (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Mr. Brett Cloyd (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Jennifer Colvin (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Jill Conte (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Yvette Cortes (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Jennifer Anne Cox (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Kerry Creelman (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Michael A. Crumpton (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Sabine Dantus (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Lindsay Ann Davis (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mrs. Joanne DePastino (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Susanna Eng-Ziskin (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Erin Finnerty (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Nancy Marie Foasberg (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ilene B. Frank (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Joyce Garczynski (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Harriett E. Green (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Natalie Haber (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Merinda Kaye Hensley (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Peter D. Hepburn (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Valerie J. Hill (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Sarah Hogan (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Mrs. Alexia Hudson-Ward (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Dena Holiman Hutto (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Athena Nicole Jackson (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Paula C. Johnson (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Kymberly Mieshia Dionn Keeton (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Tim W. Klassen (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Rita Cecilia Knight (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Steven A. Knowlton (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Dr. Dennis Krieb (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Pamella R. Lach (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Meagan Lacy (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Anne Marie Larrivee (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Susan P. Lieberthal (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Heidi Madden (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Brianna Marshall (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. John J. Meier (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Jill Erin Morningstar (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Shane Nackerud (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Kelsey O'Brien (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Jen A. Park (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Amanda R. Peters (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Joan Petit (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ericka Arvidson Raber (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Victoria Raish (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Veronica Reyes-Escudero (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Emily L. Rimland (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Alexandra P. Rivera (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Dr. Leila June Rod-Welch (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Christine Ruotolo (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Pamela M. Salela (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Tiffany Saulter (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Adrienne Nicole Sayban (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Hannah Scates Kettler (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Meghan Elizabeth Sitar (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Mary Beth Slebodnik (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Sara Smith (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Dr. Susan L. Smith (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Ann P. Snoeyenbos (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Lana Soglasnova (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Kaitlin A. Springmier (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mr. Alain J. St. Pierre, JR (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Shannon K. Supple (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Kristen Grace Totleben (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Mr. Sha Towers (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Michelle L. Twait (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Brad L. Warren (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Ms. Kara M. Whatley (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Elizabeth Lynn White (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Kristin Miller Woodward (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Jane Kinkus Yatcilla (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Faye A. Chadwell (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
John P. Culshaw (Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2018)
April D. Cunningham (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Emily Daly (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2020)
Jeanne R. Davidson (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2021)
Prof. Caroline Fuchs (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Irene M.H. Herold (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2018)
Kelly Gordon Jacobsma (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2021)
LeRoy Jason LaFleur (Board Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. John A. Lehner (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2018)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2019)
Beth McNeil (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2019)
Cheryl A. Middleton (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2018)
Karen Munro (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Lori J. Ostapowicz-Critz (Board Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2019)
Lauren Pressley (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2020)
Lauren Pressley (Board Liaison, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Kim Reed (Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2018)
Mariel Colbert (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mariel Colbert (Staff Liaison, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Megan R. Griffin (Staff Liaison, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)
Chase Ollis (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Gena Parsons-Diamond (Staff Liaison, June 30, 2018, to July 1, 2019)
Allison Payne (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Elois Sharpe (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/20/2018. Last retrieved on 07/20/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Resources

The Communities of Practice Assembly (COPA) manages a discussion list which COPA members are automatically subscribed to.

Composition

The ACRL Bylaws indicate that Communities of Practice Assembly shall consist of the chairs and vice-chairs of each Community of Practice, excluding discussion groups.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The ACRL Bylaws indicate that Communities of Practice Assembly shall consist of the chairs and vice-chairs of each Community of Practice, excluding discussion groups.

Origin

The ACRL Bylaws authorize the ACRL Board to establish Communities of Practice and the Communities of Practice Assembly functions to facilitate the exchange of ideas among the various Communities of Practice. The Communities of Practice Assembly replaced Sections Council as a result of a revision to the ACRL Bylaws approved by the ACRL membership in 2008.

Get Involved

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Staff Liaison

Megan Griffin
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