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

Ms. Amalia Elizabeth Butler (Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Tammie J. Benham (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Kerrie A. Mierop (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Maria Trivisonno (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Kristin Kelly Williamson (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Nichole Darcel Brown (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Amalia Elizabeth Butler (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Tracie Lyn Forfia (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Ms. Krista D. Riggs (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Laura Tucker (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Jenny Marie Yergin (Virtual Member, July 1, 2018, to January 14, 2020)
Kay M. Weisman (Consultant, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2022)
Elizabeth Serrano (Staff Liaison, May 8, 2017, to August 1, 2019)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2019. Last retrieved on 10/25/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The Managing Children's Services Committee consists of two co-chairs, appointed in alternating years, plus eight members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, plus one LLAMA liaison, all of whom function virtually, serving 2-year terms. (2 co-chairs + 8 members + 1 LLAMA liaison)

Origin

Established in 1990 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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