ACRL/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

Ms. Danielle Culpepper (Co-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Elizabeth Joffrion (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Juli McLoone (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Dr. Curtis Small (Co-Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Katharine Carrington Chandler (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Lisa Cruces (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Danielle Culpepper (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Mireille A. L. Djenno (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Sarah Espinosa (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Margaret Hagerty Gamm (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Laura Hampton (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Dr. Aisha M. Johnson (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Jessica L. Lacher-Feldman (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Kristen Mapes (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Dr. Francesca Marini (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Marilyn H. McClaskey (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Karla Anne Merino Nielsen (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Elizabeth Lillian Ott (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Mrs. Megan M. Scauri (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Carly Mae Sentieri (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Mrs. Beatrice Colastin Skokan (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Dr. Curtis Small (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Madison Elizabeth Sullivan (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Jennifer Talley (Member, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Lydia Tang (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Kimberly Tully (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Anna-Sophia Zingarelli-Sweet (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)

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Composition

The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Get Involved

Volunteer applications for ACRL appointments are accepted through February 15 for service the following term, which begins July 1. Visit http://www.ala.org/acrl/membership/volunteer/volunteer for more information and a link to the volunteer form.

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