Children and Technology Committee

Charge

To educate and encourage youth librarians to be leaders on technology issues in their institutions. To identify technology issues impacting youth librarians and to disseminate information to the membership on these issues through programs, training opportunities, and publications both traditional and electronic. To select the recipient of an annual ALSC Media Mentorship Leadership Award (upon approval in 2017 by the ALA Award committee). To serve as a liaison to ALA-technology-related bodies as directed by the ALSC board.

Roster

Ms. Kimba M. Azore (Co-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Jaime Lee Eastman (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Deidre Winterhalter (Co-Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Manuela Victoria Aronofsky (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Tina L. Bartholoma (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Rita A. Christensen (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Carla Y. Davis (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Mrs. Kathy Dejnowski (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jennifer Minehardt (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Rachel Godwin Payne (Member, August 27, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Mrs. Adrienne Michelle Poulson (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Mrs. Julie Alayne Williams (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. Tom Bober (Virtual Member, May 22, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Elizabeth M. Gray (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Deidre Winterhalter (Virtual Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Kay M. Weisman (Consultant, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2022)
Elizabeth Serrano (Staff Liaison, August 24, 2018, to July 31, 2020)

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Composition

The Children and Technology Committee, a virtual committee, consists of ten members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the two committee co-chairs, appointed in alternating years. (2 co-chairs + 8 members)

Origin

Established in 1997 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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