Special Presidential TF on the Status of Librarians



Tom Wilding (University of Texas at Arlington)—Chair
Yvonne Chen (Redwood City Public Library)
June DeWeese (University of Missouri Libraries—Columbia)
Janice H. Dost (University of California—Berkeley)
Michele Leber (Fairfax County Public Library)
Raymond Markey (New York Public Library Guild)
Carmen Martinez (Oakland Public Library)
Jeanne Franco Martinez (Education Service Center—San Antonio)
Maureen Pastine (Temple University)
Janice Simmons—Welburn (University of Iowa Libraries)
Bessie Condos—Tichauer (California State Library)
J. Linda Williams (Anne Arundel County Public Schools)

In addition, the following liaisons have been appointed by chairs of these committees:

Leslie Burger (Library Development Solutions)—Public Awareness Committee
Marva DeLoach (Diablo Valley College Library)—Pay Equity Committee
Wanda Dole (Washburn University of Topeka)—Research & Statistics Committee
Dottie Hiebing (METRO)—HRDR Advisory Committee
Claudette Shackelford-McLinn (Los Angeles Unified School District)—Minority
Concerns & Cultural Diversity
Sarah Watstein (Virginia Commonwealth University)—Status of Women in Librarianship

Julie Cummins (School Library Journal) will be the liaison from the ALA Executive Board.