ASGCLA Interest Group Coordinating Committee


-Approve and dissolve new or existing interest groups
-Establish policies and procedures for the creation, ongoing support and dissolution of ASCLA Interest Groups
-Represent the various interest groups’ interests at the Board.
-Serve as the official conduit between the ASCLA Interest Groups and the ASCLA Board
-Report to the Board on activities of the interest groups including but not limited to programs and products, policies, guidelines, and services


Sherry Machones, Library Sy (ASGCLA President, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Mr. Adam S. Szczepaniak, JR. (ASGCLA Past President, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2020)
Carson Block (Director-at-Large, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2021)
Rhonda K. Gould (Director-at-Large, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2021)
Tracy Byerly (ASGCLA Designated Director, Cooperatives and Networks, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020)
Vicky L. Crone (ASGCLA Designated Director, Federal Libraries, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2021)
Dr. Martha Kyrillidou (ASGCLA Designated Director, Library Consultants/Independent Librarians, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2021)
Mike L. Marlin (ASGCLA Designated Director, Special Populations, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Dr. Nancy C. Pack (ASGCLA Designated Director, State Library Agencies, May 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Reed W. Strege (ASGCLA Designated Director, Special Populations, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2021)
Lance D. Wiscamb (ASGCLA Designated Director, Armed Forces Libraries, June 30, 2019, to July 1, 2020)
Jeannette Smithee, Interim Ex (ASGCLA Executive Director, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2099)
Shuntai Sykes (Staff Liaison, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2019)

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Staff Liaison

Ninah Moore

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