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Stephen V. Pomes
U.S. Dept. of the Interior
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
Gulf of Mexico Region
Office of Environment
1201 Elmwood Park Blvd., RM 636A
New Orleans, LA 70123
(504) 736-2521
Email: stephen.pomes@boem.gov

Stephen V. Pomes is a Librarian at the U.S Dept. of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) office in New Orleans, La.  He began his career in Federal Service in 1992 with the BOEM’s predecessor agency, the Minerals Management Service. Prior to working for the Dept. of the Interior, he worked for two years (1990-1992) as a Branch Librarian at the Jefferson Parish Library in Metairie, La. In addition, he has worked part-time as an Evening Reference Librarian at Delgado Community College (on and off from 2002 – present).

He holds a B.A. (History) – University of New Orleans (1988), and the M.L.I.S. (Library and Information Science) – Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge (1990)

Besides being a member in ALA (since 1990), he has been active in the Special Libraries Association and the Louisiana Library Association.  This year he joined the Atmospheric Science Librarians International and the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers.  For the Special Library Association, he has served as Louisiana and Southern Mississippi Chapter, President (2001 calendar year), and its Chapter Treasurer (2004 – present).  For the Louisiana Library Association, he served on the Lucy B. Foote Award Committee, as Chair (2009-2010)

Mr. Pomes is an active presenter and has given recent presentations at the Special Libraries Association Annual Conference, the Louisiana Library Association Annual Conference and the LOUIS Users Conference on topics ranging from user-focused digital libraries to open access journals. He is also published, contributing a series of reviews to journals including Performance Measurement and Metrics and Reference Reviews.



Federal Director (2014 - 2016)

Anne Harrison
Librarian/Network Program Specialist
Library of Congress/FEDLINK
101 Independence Ave. SE LA-217
Washington, DC 20540-4935
Phone: (202) 707-4834

Anne Harrison has been a Network Program Specialist for FEDLINK, a division of the Library of Congress, since 2000. She supports the federal library community in the areas of preservation, digitization, and cataloging by administering FEDLINK contracts and serving as liaison to FEDLINK working groups.

Before arriving at the Library of Congress, she held positions as a systems analyst at the Department of Labor; a member services librarian for the CAPCON Library Network, providing support for non-federal libraries in the Mid Atlantic region; and a cataloging librarian at Georgetown University.

She is a member of the Preservation and Reformatting Section of the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services and the Government Documents Round Table.

Anne received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Slavic Languages and Literatures from the University of Kansas and a Master of Science degree in Library and Information Science from Simmons College.  In 2006-2007 she attended the Preservation Management Institute certificate program at Rutgers University.


Armed Forces Director (2014-2016)

Bianna Ine Ryan
Research Librarian
Defense Intelligence Agency
National Intelligence University
Washington, DC 20340

Bianna Ine-Ryan currently works for the Defense Intelligence Agency as a Research Librarian. In this capacity, she assists intelligence analysts with all source research.  In addition, she carries out research and instructional duties for faculty and students at the National Intelligence University. She holds a Masters of Library and Information Science from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and a Bachelors Degree in Legal Studies from Morris Brown College. She has previously been employed in many areas of librarianship – an urban public library, a news organization research center, a county law library and a university library.  


Treasurer (2014 - 2016)

Vicky Crone
National Agricultural Library
10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room G13C
Beltsville, MD 20705-2351
Phone: (301) 504-5210
Fax: (301) 504-5243
Email: vlcrone@gmail.com

Vicky Crone has worked as a Federal librarian for more than 19 years, primarily in technical services. She currently is the Licensing and Procurement Librarian for the National Agricultural Library in the Acquisitions and Metadata Branch, Data Production Division. She previously served as the Head of the Continuing Resources Unit of the Acquisitions and Collection Development Branch at the National Agricultural Library.

Prior to working at NAL, Vicky was an Acquisitions Librarian for the Congressional Research Service, where she purchased monographs for use by CRS analysts, managed the Government Documents procurements for CRS, and oversaw the binding of government documents for the main reading room at the Library of Congress as well as CRS. Before joining CRS, Vicky served in Department of Defense libraries including the Air Force Historical Studies Office, the Naval Research Laboratory, and McChord and Laughlin Air Force bases.

Vicky served as the FEDLINK Advisory Council recording secretary from 2001 – 2007, and on the FLICC Human Resources Working Group from 2007 – 2010. She has served on the FLICC Preservation and Digitization Working Group since 2005.   Vicky has a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Tech and a Master of Librarianship from the University of Washington. Vicky is the FAFLRT representative to the ALA Council, and serves on the ALA Policy Monitoring Committee through 2016.