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 July 1, 2014)
Beatriz Guevara (REFORMA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Luis Herrera (Internation Relations, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Dr. Lian Ruan (ACRL Rep, AAA Sec on Information, Computing, and Comm, July 2, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Gina J. Millsap (Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Toni A. Bernardi (ALSC Representative, July 2, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Mrs. Donna K. McDonald (United For Libraries Representative, July 2, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Ms. Jenna Nemec-Loise (ALSC Representative, July 2, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Limyanlian Sze (PLA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Hilda K. Weisburg (AASL Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Jill A. Abood (OLOS Advisory Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Ms. Nancy R. Dowd (Public Awareness Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Rayette Sterling (Women in Librarianship Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Li Li Li (CALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, April 20, 2011, to April 20, 2020)
Joanna Ison (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Kara Malenfant (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Janet Benedict (LLAMA Representative, July 2, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Daniel A. Berdaner (APALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Melissa I. Cardenas - Dow (APALA Representative, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014)

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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].