2018 ALSC Election

Voting is a vital benefit of ALSC membership. The 2018 election will determine five key leadership positions within ALSC – President, three Board members, and division councilor. Learn more about each candidate by clicking on the links below; your informed vote will determine the leaders who will guide the work and direction of our Association for the next several years.
ALSC sincerely thanks the 2018 Nominating and Leadership Development Committee, including Chair Ellen Riordan, Gretchen Caserotti, Ernie Cox, Marianne Martens, and Kirby McCurtis.
Voting begins March 12 and runs through April 4. Results will be announced on April 11.

Candidates for ALSC President (2019–2020) 

The ALSC President will be elected for a three-year term that begins at the conclusion of the 2018 ALA Annual Conference and ends at the conclusion of the 2021 ALA Annual Conference, serving one year each as President-Elect (2018–2019), President (2019–2020), and Immediate Past-President (2020–2021).

Cecilia McGowanCecilia McGowan
King County Library System
Issaquah, Washington


Randall EnosRandall Enos
Ramapo Catskill Library System
Middletown, New York


Candidate for ALSC Division Councilor 

The ALSC Division Councilor will be elected for a three-year term that begins at the conclusion of the 2018 ALA Annual Conference and ends at the conclusion of the 2021 ALA Annual Conference
Julie Dietzel-GlairJulie Dietzel-Glair
Baltimore, Maryland

Candidates for ALSC Board of Directors 

There are three available Director positions, each with a three-year term that begins at the conclusion of the 2018 ALA Annual Conference and ends at the conclusion of the 2021 ALA Annual Conference. Voting ALSC members will select up to three candidates. Learn more about each candidate.
Joanna FabiconJoAnna Fabicon
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles, California

Christine ScheperChristine Scheper
Queens Library
Jamaica, New York

Africa HandsAfrica Hands
Louisville, Kentucky

Elisa GallElisa Gall
Deerfield Public Library
Deerfield, Illinois

Annisha JeffriesAnnisha Jeffries
Cleveland Public Library
Cleveland, Ohio

Sujei LugoSujei Lugo
Boston Public Library
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 

ALA Election 

Learn more about the ALA Elections, including ALA President-elect candidates, ALA Council canddiates, and other ballot measures.