Recruitment Assembly

Charge

To facilitate communication about activities related to recruiting for the profession among ALA units and other groups. To foster coordination and cooperation of recruitment efforts among ALA units and other groups. To avoid unnecessary duplication and enhance individual and collective recruitment efforts. To develop a multi-year systematic national recruitment plan. To make recommendations for recruitment policies, programs, publications, or other activities to appropriate bodies. To communicate with other national library/information organizations with an interest in recruitment. To report to and advise the HRDR advisory committee and office on issues and activities related to recruitment.

Roster

Ms. Neely Tang (Chair, November 5, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Ms. Betsy Appleton (ALCTS Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Jennifer C. Boettcher (RUSA Representative, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Melody Condron (LITA Representative, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Mrs. Lisa Gangemi Kropp (ALSC Representative, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Miranda Henry Bennett (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Kimberly Anne Bishop (Intern, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Megan A. Dazey (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
David A. Eckert (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Janine Golden (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Patricia M. Hogan (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Jason F. Kuhl (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Dr. Chris Schafer (Intern, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2016)
Mrs. Yvonne C. Stephenson (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Lisa R. Varga (Chapter Relations Committee Representative, July 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016)
Carlette Lynette Washington-Hoagland (HRDR Advisory Representative, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Gina A. Persichini (ALA Executive Board Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Beatrice Calvin (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2020)
Lorelle R. Swader (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/26/2016. Last retrieved on 07/26/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

Representatives are appointed by ALA units and affiliates with recruitment-related concerns and members-at-large who are also dedicated to recruitment and retention issues of the library workforce. Meetings are held each Midwinter and Annual Conference.