ASCLA Finance and Planning Committee


To advise the ASCLA executive director in preparation of an annual budget based on priorities established by the ASCLA Board of Directors.

To submit a recommended budget for action to the ASCLA Board of Directors.

To advise the ASCLA Board of Directors on all fiscal matters of the division, including the fiscal implications of the division's programs and products.

To develop an ASCLA strategic plan and an ASCLA business plan in consultation with the ASCLA Executive Director, the ASCLA Board of Directors, members and other stakeholders and monitor implementation strategies and results.

To review ASCLA's fiscal relationship to ALA and other divisions

To act as the liaison for the ASCLA Board to the ALA Planning and Budget Assembly.


Carrie Scott Banks (ASCLA Designated Director, Special Populations, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Jamie Hollier (ASCLA Designated Director, Library Consultants/Independent Librarians, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Marianne K. Braverman (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2020)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, April 20, 2011, to April 20, 2020)
Leighann Wood (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 09/28/2016. Last retrieved on 09/28/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


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ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to volunteer to serve on [insert committee name here]. 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 committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place once a year, during the spring. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1.

Staff Liaison

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