Building Partnerships

Charge

To identify and disseminate information to ALSC members on how to build effective, cooperative, and/or innovative partnerships with organizations whose resources complement or support Youth Services. To collaborate as appropriate with other ALSC committees, other associations, and community agencies serving young children to initiate similar activities and projects.

Roster

Jackie Cassidy (Co-Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019) - cassidy@hcplonline.org
Work Phone: (410) 638-3990
Harford County Public Library
2510 Tollgate Rd
Abingdon, MD 21009
Hadeal Salamah (Co-Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - hadeal04@gmail.com
Ms. Kit Ballenger (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - kitballenger@mac.com
An Open Book Foundation
Amanda Bressler (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019) - amandabbressler@gmail.com
Work Phone: (617) 796-1374
Newton Free Library
330 Homer Street
Newton, MA 0459
Kate Carter (Member, May 31, 2018, to June 30, 2019) - katec@multco.us
Work Phone: (503) 988-9812
Multnomah County Library
Multnomah County Library
205 Ne Russell St
Portland, OR 97212
Jillian Lorraine Denning (Member, July 25, 2018, to June 30, 2019) - jillianld@gmail.com
Wildwood School
Wildwood School
12201 Washington Place
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Erin Farquhar (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - efarquhar19@gmail.com
DC Public Library
1709 3rd Street Ne
Washington, DC 20002
Leigh L. Fox (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019) - leighlfox@gmail.com
Work Phone: (718) 230-2435
Fax: (718) 230-2039
Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plz
Youth Wing-bpl
Brooklyn, NY 11238-5619
Mrs. Doris J. Gebel (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019) - dorisgebel@gmail.com
Work Phone: (757) 787-7226
Fax: (757) 787-7226
Eastern Shore Literacy Council
Jonathan Hunt (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - jonathan.hunt@sdcoe.net
Work Phone: (619) 718-4984
San Diego County Office of Education
5304 Metro St Ste C
San Diego, CA 92110-2645
Angelique Kopa (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - angeliquekopa@gmail.com
Work Phone: (410) 887-7244
BCPL
Katie Lawrence (Member, July 20, 2018, to June 30, 2019) - katola13@gmail.com
Kent District Library
814 W. River Center Dr. Ne
Comstock Park, MI 49321
Erin Ford Nguyen (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - erinnguyenalsc@gmail.com
Work Phone: (865) 215-8761
Fax: (865) 215-8762
Knox County Public Library
500 W Church Ave
Children''s Room, Lawson Mcghee Library
Knoxville, TN 37902-2505
Ms. Maren C. Ostergard (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - ostergar@kcls.org
Work Phone: (425) 369-3323
Fax: (425) 369-3204
King County Library System
960 Newport Way Nw
Issaquah, WA 98027-2702
Mrs. Angela Warsinske (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020) - angelas1028@gmail.com
Work Phone: (248) 650-7144
Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd
Rochester, MI 48307-2043
Deimosa Itzwun Webber-Bey (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019) - deimosa@scholastic.com
Work Phone: (212) 343-6742
Fax: (212) 389-3317
Scholastic Inc.
557 Broadway
Library, 262c
New York, NY 10012-3999
Mrs. Lisa Gangemi Kropp (Consultant, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019) - lkropp@lindenhurstlibrary.org
Work Phone: (516) 957-7759
Fax: (631) 957-7114
Lindenhurst Memorial Library
1 Lee Ave
Lindenhurst, NY 11757-5300
Angela Hubbard (Staff Liaison, June 1, 2015, to July 31, 2020) - ahubbard@ala.org
Work Phone: (312) 280-1398
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

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Composition

The Building Partnerships committee consists of two co-chairs plus fourteen members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving two-year terms. The co-chairs also serve two-year terms and are appointed in alternating years. (2 co-chairs + 14)

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The Building Partnerships committee consists of two co-chairs plus fourteen members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving two-year terms. The co-chairs also serve two-year terms and are appointed in alternating years. (2 co-chairs + 14)

Origin

Established in 1968 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

Angela Hubbard
312-280-1398