(Randolph) Caldecott Award Selection Committee - 2019

Charge

To select from the books published the preceding year within the terms, definitions, and criteria governing the awards, the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Roster

Mary Fellows (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Farouqua Abuzeit (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Heather Acerro (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. Tom Bober (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Megan Alleyn Egbert (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Ms. Lucia Martinez Gonzalez (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Darwin L. Henderson (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Shannon Horrocks (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Jonda C. McNair (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Ruth E. Quiroa (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Chinasa Izeogu Seyse (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Amanda Struckmeyer (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Marilyn J. Taniguchi (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Gwen Vanderhage (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Caroline Ward (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Caitlin D. Jacobson (Consultant, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Katie Connelly (Staff Liaison, April 30, 2019, to April 30, 2024)

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Composition

The Caldecott Award Selection Committee consists of 15 members: one chair and 6 members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, and 8 members elected by the ALSC membership, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 14)

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The Caldecott Award Selection Committee consists of 15 members: one chair and 6 members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, and 8 members elected by the ALSC membership, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 14)

The 2019 Caldecott Award Committee is reviewing books published in 2018 for the 2019 awards.

The 2019 award winners will be announced in January 2019.

Origin

Established in 1938 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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Staff Liaison

ALSC Awards Coordinator
312-280-2163