Advocacy Coordinating Group


To foster communication and cooperation among all interested committees, units, and divisions in order to develop programs and activities in support of library advocacy and the association's advocacy plan. The advocacy coordinating group will exchange information and share ideas for coordination of programming and training; develop and promote strategies for increased advocacy activity; promote cooperation and enhance the effectiveness of advocacy activities throughout the association; and strengthen ALA's national, state, local, and international advocacy efforts.


Mr. Franklin L. Escobedo (YALSA Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Paul D. Moeller (ALCTS Liaison, June 30, 2015, to July 1, 2018)
Mary Elizabeth Wendt (RMRT Representative, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)

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The Advocacy Coordinating Group consists of [number of members] [drawn, appointed, elected] from [the membership at large, or ... whatever criteria], serving # year terms and led by [chair, president, whatever].