ACRL/STS Organization and Planning Committee


To provide long-range direction for the section by assessing implementation of strategic plan activities, reviewing suggestions from the membership, and proposing new activities for the section. Solicit ACRL strategic plan activity reports from STS committees and discussion groups. Members of the committee serve as liaisons to other STS committees and discussion groups for evaluation of strategic plan activity. In conjunction with the STS Chair, review strategic planning activities within STS and draft the annual Strategic Plan Activity Report to submit to ACRL. Provide a yearly report and recommendations on the section's strategic planning activities to STS Executive Committee and STS Council. Propose changes in governance procedures and revise the section manual as necessary.


Ms. Kiyomi Diane Deards (Co-Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
David Romito (Co-Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Mary Linn Bergstrom (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Beth W. Blanton (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Emily Portia Frank (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Vera Keown (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mr. Keir Reavie (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Porcia Vaughn (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2014. Last retrieved on 05/24/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

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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.

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Megan Griffin
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