Managing Children's Services Committee

Charge

To identify issues relating to the management of children's services; to determine if these issues are being addressed by other divisions or committees; to cooperate as appropriate; and to initiate action to address these issues. Issues may be referred to the committee by the ALSC board or the managing children's services discussion group.

Roster

Thomas Jeremy Barthelmess (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Kendra Lu Jones (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Kiera Parrott (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Shelley B. Sutherland (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Claudia Wayland (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mrs. Claire Louise Davies (Virtual Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Megan Alleyn Egbert (Virtual Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mrs. Lisa Gangemi Kropp (Virtual Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Madeline Walton-Hadlock (Virtual Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mrs. Amanda Yother (Virtual Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Dan Bostrom (Staff Liaison, August 4, 2013, to August 4, 2016)

Displaying active committee roster as of 11/26/2014. Last retrieved on 11/26/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The Managing Children's Services Committee consists of a chair, plus nine members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, plus one LLAMA liaison, all of whom function virtually, serving 2-year terms. (Chair + 9 + 1 LLAMA Liaison)

Origin

Established in 1990 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

ALSC
alsc@ala.org
312-280-2163