ACRL/WESS Vendor Relations Committee


Conducts outreach or coordinates fundraising campaigns to support WESS activities. Helps with budget and fundraising for special events (e.g. international conferences). Serves as primary liaison to vendors and organizations for outreach and fundraising purposes.  Works closely with ACRL, and other WESS Committees regarding finances.


Ms. Kristen Grace Totleben (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Mr. Colin McCaffrey (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Dr. David D. Oberhelman (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Alma Ortega (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Marcus J. Richter (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Timothy Shipe (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2014. Last retrieved on 10/25/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The committee composition is determined by section leadership.


Prior to 2016, this committee was known as the ACRL/WESS Fundraising Committee.

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