Library Education Assembly

Charge

To provide within ALA an opportunity for broad representation of the membership and for affiliated groups to exchange information, share ideas, and express concerns pertaining to education for library service with a view toward assisting the committee on education in carrying out its charge. Representatives are appointed by ALA units and affiliates with education- related concerns; other library education groups plus members-at-large are also included. Meetings are held each midwinter and Annual Conference.
NOTE: As an assembly to a Council committee, the education assembly acts in an advisory capacity, reviewing documents and issues, representing unit and committee interests and reporting back to its respective units and committees.  
 

Roster

Dr. Karen E. Downing (Chair, July 1, 2012, to July 22, 2014)
Alyssa Koclanes (ACRL Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Sherry R. Crow (AASL Representative, June 30, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Felicity A. Dykas (ALCTS Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Samuel Eddington (ALSC Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Karen Keys (YALSA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Michael J. LaCroix (United For Libraries Representative, June 30, 2013, to July 1, 2014)
Toni Nolen (LITA Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Sharon McCaslin (IFRT Representative, January 31, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Jennifer Andrews (Intern, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Diane K. Dallis (Education Representative, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Theresa Kelly Darr (Research & Statistics Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Jeremy Dunn (Education Representative, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Bernadette A. Lear (Education Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 1, 2014)
Dr. Carol L. Tilley (Assoc for Lib & Inf Sci Edu Rep, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
Jim Elmborg (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Jordan Ashley Fields (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Marc Gartler (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Karen W. Gavigan (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Dr. Michelle Kowalsky (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Teague Orblych (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mark Aaron Polger (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Dr. Susan Roman (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Mrs. Alexia Hudson-Ward (ALA Executive Board Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Alicia Bastl (Staff Liaison, October 31, 2012, to June 30, 2020)
Lorelle R. Swader (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 04/23/2014. Last retrieved on 04/23/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

Representatives are appointed by ALA units and affiliates with education-related concerns; other library education groups plus members-at-large are also included. Meetings are held each Midwinter and Annual Conference.