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 June 30, 2015)
Mr. Steven De'Juan Booth (Member, January 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Melissa I. Cardenas - Dow (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 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 June 30, 2015)
Lori E. Harris (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Eugene David Hsue, Jr. (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Charlotte Yvonne King-Mills (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Christopher James Kyauk (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 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)
Mario Macias (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Lessa K. Pelayo-Lozada (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mr. Jose Miguel Ruiz (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Christina Thompson Shutt (Member, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Michelle Harrell Washington (Staff Liaison, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2020)
Gwendolyn Prellwitz (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 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