RBMS Diversity Committee

Charge

To encourage members of underrepresented racial and ethnic groups to join and participate in RBMS; to recruit members of these groups into the Special Collections profession; to partner with other groups in the library field that focus on diversity or diverse collections; to generate and facilitate seminars, workshops, and programs about collecting materials related to racial and ethnic groups and providing outreach to patrons from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds.

Roster

Dr. Francesca Marini (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jeremy Wil Brett (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Alison Clemens (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Anna E. Dysert (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Maria Victoria Fernandez (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Jessica Gavilan (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Nadia Ghasedi (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Micah Jared Hoggatt (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Kristen Mapes (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ruthann E. Miller (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Yik Wan Karen Ng (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Amie Oliver (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Ursula Romero (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Curtis Small (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Leslie J. Winter (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)

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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