(Randolph) Caldecott Award Selection Committee - 2015

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

Sandra J. Imdieke (Chair, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Elise DeGuiseppi (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Kerry J. Gleason (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Sarah J. Howard (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Prof. Nancy J. Johnson, Ph.D. (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
JoAnn M. Jonas (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. Melanie Koss (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Wendy Bauder Lukehart (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. Miriam Gerald Martinez (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. Claudette S. McLinn (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Kiera Parrott (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Carol Hanson Sibley (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Michelle M. Willis (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Maida Lin Wong (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. Nancy P. Zimmerman (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Judy Zuckerman (Consultant, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Aimee Strittmatter (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)

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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)

Origin

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

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Staff Liaison

Caroline Jewell
cjewell@ala.org
312-280-2163