Advocacy Coordinating Group

Charge

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.

Roster

Dr. Karen E. Downing (ACRL Rep, ALA Advocacy Coord Grp, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Beatriz Guevara (REFORMA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Luis Herrera (Internation Relations, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Gina J. Millsap (Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Kara Malenfant (ACRL Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Limyanlian Sze (PLA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Hilda K. Weisburg (AASL Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Jill A. Abood (OLOS Advisory Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Nancy R. Dowd (Public Awareness Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Karen Downing (Education Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 4, 2013)
Ms. Alanna Aiko MOORE (Diversity Committee Representative, July 1, 2013, to November 1, 2013)
Rayette Sterling (Women in Librarianship Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Li Li Li (CALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mark R. Gould (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2014)
Megan Humphrey (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to October 1, 2013)
Joanna Ison (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Kara Malenfant (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2013)
Emily Sheketoff (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2014)
Theodore Wegner (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2014)
Daniel A. Berdaner (APALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Melissa I. Cardenas - Dow (APALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Raymond Wang (APALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2013)

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Composition

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].