Local Arrangements Committee

Charge

To work with the President and Executive Director in performing the tasks necessary to make ALSC Annual Conference functions run smoothly. Tasks delegated to the committee vary from year to year but generally include:

1. Providing monitors for ALSC business and program meetings; distribution of programs or other materials at such meetings.
2. Arranging (with President and Executive Director) for N/C decorations, music, etc. Distributing programs, favors, etc. Providing hostesses at N/C Celebration affairs and handling ticket collection. Managing flow into and out of the Banquet, receiving line, etc.
3. Meeting requests for local information and photos, including posting local information on ALSC-L listserve.

Roster

Mrs. Maria Xochitl Peterson (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Mrs. Caroline J. Broeren (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Portia Eileen Latalladi (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Brandy Dawn Morrill (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Carol K. Phillips (Consultant, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Jenny Najduch (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2013)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2012. Last retrieved on 08/23/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The Local Arrangements Committee consists of between five and seven members (depending on site and type of events planned) appointed from the ALSC membership, serving a 1-year term and led by the committee chair. Committee members must live near the conference site. (Chair + 4-6)

Origin

Established at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

Get Involved

ALSC and ALA value committed and active committee members. Qualified ALSC members are welcome to volunteer to serve on ALSC's committees. Committee members must have an interest in the work of the committee; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the committee; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on this or other ALSC committees by filling out an ALSC committee volunteer form. Depending on the committee, appointments take place either in the spring or fall. Accordingly, committee service begins either following Annual Conference or Midwinter Meeting.

Staff Liaison

Kristen Sutherland
312-280-2163