Spectrum Advisory Committee, a subcommittee of the Committee on Diversity

Charge

To oversee, coordinate, support, and advocate for activities of the spectrum scholarship program and related diversity pre-professional development activities; to recommend potential award jurors to the ALA office for diversity for the spectrum award process; to appoint a working group that plans and executes the spectrum institute; to support a spectrum scholars interest group; and to make recommendations on and support fundraising and marketing initiatives related to the family of spectrum scholarship program activities.

Roster

Ms. Holly A. Smith (Chair, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Mr. Steven De'Juan Booth (Member, January 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Melissa I. Cardenas-Dow (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Joanna Chen (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Heather Devine (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Nik D. Dragovic (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Isabel Gonzalez-Smith (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Lori E. Harris (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Eugene David Hsue, Jr. (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Charlotte Yvonne King-Mills (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Christopher James Kyauk (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Ms. Cynthia Marie Landrum (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Brian D. Leaf (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Rodney E. Lippard (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Mario Macias (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Lessa Kanani'opua Pelayo-Lozada (Member, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Mr. Jose Miguel Ruiz (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Christina Thompson Shutt (Member, January 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)
Michelle Harrell Washington (Staff Liaison, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2020)
Gwendolyn Prellwitz (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to July 31, 2015)

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Composition

The Spectrum Advisory Committee consists of 10-15 members appointed by the Chair of the Committee on Diversity serving 2 year terms and led by a chair, appointed annually.

Subcommittees & Task Forces

  • Spectrum Scholars Interest Group
  • Spectrum Jury