Accessibility Assembly


To advance ALA's continuing commitment to diversity and to accessibility of library and information services for all, including people with physical, sensory or mental disabilities, as reflected in the ALA policy on library services to people with disabilities”; (54.3.2); to facilitate communication among ALA units


Mr. Adam S. Szczepaniak, JR. (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Tiffany L. Bradford-Oldham (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Simon J.M. Healey (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. MaryBeth Wise (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Lesley S. J. Farmer (AASL Representative, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Kevin Furniss (ALCTS Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Jeffrey Smith (ALTAFF Representative, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2017)

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Staff Liaison

Jennifer Cross
Web Services Manager