Budget Analysis & Review Committee (BARC)


To review the proposed budget, as forwarded by the ALA executive board, in the context of the ALA strategic plan, annual priorities and budget assumptions; to review the financial performance of the association and the budget impact of potential actions of ALA council; to make budget recommendations to the ALA executive board and to report to council regarding budget analysis and process.


Mario M. Gonzalez (ALA Treasurer, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
James G. Neal (Executive Board Member, September 18, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
Gina A. Persichini (Executive Board Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Lori Goetsch (Member, February 14, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Mr. Julius C. Jefferson, Jr. (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2018)
Ann M. Martin (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2017)
Jo Ann Pinder (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
Janice D. Welburn (Member, July 1, 2011, to July 1, 2015)
Keith D. Brown (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2020)
Latasha Bryant (Staff Liaison, December 10, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Keith Michael Fiels (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2015)
Brad Geene (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to October 1, 2020)
Joanne Lee (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to October 1, 2020)
Denise Moritz (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to October 1, 2020)
Thomas Nowak (Staff Liaison, February 17, 2015, to June 30, 2020)

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The Budget Analysis & Review Committee (BARC) consists of nine members serving non-renewable terms. The committee membership consists of the ALA Treasurer (ex-officio, voting), two members of the ALA Executive Board serving staggered two year terms, and six members appointed by the ALA President from the general membership, serving staggered four year terms.  The chair of the committee will always be one of the non-board members.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

Staff Liaison

Gregory L. Calloway
Work Phone: (312) 280-3209
Fax: (312) 280-5272
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