ALCTS Board of Directors

ALCTS Board of Directors


ALCTS Board 2017-2018

2017-2018 ALCTS Board of Directors

Back row: Leigh Ann DePope (Planning Chair), Maria Davidson-DePalma Collins (Director-at-Large), Chelcie Rowell (ALCTS News Editor), Ian Bogus (PARS Representative), Xan Arch (AS Representative), Sunshine Carter (Organization and Bylaws Chair), Dale Swensen (Budget and Finance Chair), Shannon Tennant (Affiliate Relations Chair), Erin Stalberg (Division Councilor), Keri Cascio (ALCTS Executive Director), Dracine Hodges (Director-at-Large)

Front row: Susan Wynne (CaMMS Representative), Anne Mitchell (CRS Representative), Vicki Sipe (Past-President), Mary Beth Thomson (President), Kristin Martin (President-Elect), Robin Champieux (CMS Representative), Anastasia Chiu (Intern), Jacquie Samples (Director-at-Large)

Roster

Vicki L. Sipe (President, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mary Beth Thomson (President-Elect, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Andrew S. Hart (Division Councilor, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Norm Medeiros (Past-President, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Maria Davidson-DePalma Collins (Director-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2018)
Jacquie Samples (Director-at-Large, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Karla L. Strieb (Director-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Mr. James J. Dooley (Budget and Finance Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Prof. Michele Seikel (Planning Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Shannon Tennant (Affiliate Relations Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2018)
Mr. Santi Allen Thompson (Organization and Bylaws Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Beth R. Bernhardt (CMS Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mr. Patrick L. Carr (CRS Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Sally Gibson (AS Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Mary Kristen Kern (PARS Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Shana L. McDanold (CaMMS Representative, July 1, 2016, to August 1, 2016)
Susan Wynne (CaMMS Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Rebecca L. Mugridge (ALCTS News Editor, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Chelcie Juliet Rowell (Intern, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Keri Cascio (ALCTS Executive Director, January 12, 2015, to June 30, 2020)
Keri Cascio (Staff Liaison, February 14, 2015, to September 1, 2018)
Brooke Morris-Chott (Staff Liaison, December 21, 2015, to June 30, 2020)
Julie Reese (Staff Liaison, March 1, 2009, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 09/25/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

Positions on the Board consist of: President, President-Elect, Past-President (each serves a one-year term); Division Councilor (three-year term); 3 Directors-at-Large (three-year terms); Section Representatives (section chairs, serving one-year term); 4 Ex-Officio Members (Chairs of Planning, Organization & Bylaws, Budget & Finance Committees, Affiliate Relations, each one-year terms); and 3 non-voting members (Board intern, the ALCTS News Editor, and the ALCTS Executive Director).

Committees & Task Forces

Positions on the Board consist of: President, President-Elect, Past-President (each serves a one-year term); Division Councilor (three-year term); 3 Directors-at-Large (three-year terms); Section Representatives (section chairs, serving one-year term); 4 Ex-Officio Members (Chairs of Planning, Organization & Bylaws, Budget & Finance Committees, Affiliate Relations, each one-year terms); and 3 non-voting members (Board intern, the ALCTS News Editor, and the ALCTS Executive Director).

Origin

Established in 1957 when the division was founded.

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to serve on the ALCTS Board of Directors. Members are usually elected or appointed, must have an interest in the work of the division; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the division; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on the board or other committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place once a year, during the spring. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1.

Staff Liaison

Keri Cascio
ALCTS Executive Director
1-800-545-2433 x5030
kcascio@ala.org