LIRT Steering Committee -- 2016-2017

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LIRT Officers

President
Jeff Knapp
Foster Communications Librarian
Penn State University Libraries
University Park, PA 16803-1124
Phone: 814.867.6051
Email: Jak47@psu.edu

Vice President/President Elect
Ning Zou
Instruction Coordinator
Dominican University
River Forest, IL 60305-1066
Phone: 708.524.6886
Email: nzou@dom.edu

Immediate Past President
Andrew Revelle
Associate Librarian
Miami University
206 King Library
Oxford, OH 45056-3506
Phone: 513.529.6231
Email: revellaa@miamioh.edu

Secretary
Jennifer Corbin
Head of the Center for Library User Education
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library
Tulane University
New Orleans LA  70115-5913
Phone: 504.314.2916
Email: jcorbin@tulane.edu

Treasurer
Victor Baeza
Director of Library Graduate and Research Services
306 Edmon Low Library
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-1071
Phone: 405.744.1241
Email: victor.baeza@okstate.edu

Vice Treasurer/Treasurer Elect
Mr. Mark D. Robison
First-Year Experience Librarian
Valparaiso University Libraries
Valparaiso, IN 46383-4523
Phone: 219.464.6286
Email: mark.robison@valpo.edu

LIRT ALA Councilor
Cynthia Dottin
Reference & Instruction Librarian
Green Library, Room 233-A
Florida International University
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305.348.2414
FAX: 305.348.6579
Email: dottinc@fiu.edu

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LIRT Appointed Officers

ALA Executive Board Liaison
Mike L. Marlin, Director
California Braille and Talking Book Library
Sacramento, CA
Email: mike.marlin@library.ca.gov

ALA LIRT Liaison Officer
Lorelle Swader
Director, Office for Human Resource Development & Recruitment
American Library Association
50 E. Huron Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 800.545.2433 x4282 or 312.280.4282
FAX:
Email: lswader@ala.org

Archivist
Kristin L. Strohmeyer
Research and Outreach Librarian
Burke Library
Hamilton College
198 College Hill Road, Clinton NY 13323
Phone: 315.859.4481
Email: kstrohme@hamilton.edu

Electronic Resources Manager
Billie Peterson-Lugo
Director, RCMS, Electronic Library
Moody Memorial Library
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97148
Waco, TX 76798-7148
Phone: 254.710.2344
FAX: 254.752.5332
Email: billie_peterson@baylor.edu

LIRT News Editor
Barbara Hopkins
Executive Director
Utah Library Association
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 801.826.5095
Email: barbara.hopkins@canyonsdistrict.org

LIRT News Production Editor
Susan D. Gangl
Librarian for Religious Studies, Jewish Studies, Holocaust Studies, Philosophy
180 Wilson Library
309 19th Ave. South
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 55105-1319
Phone: 612.626.2281
Email: s-gang@umn.edu

LIRT Representative to Institute for Information Literacy Executive Board
 

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LIRT Appointed Representatives to ALA Assemblies

ALA Advocacy Assembly
Kristin L. Strohmeyer
Hamilton College
198 College Hill Rd.
Clinton, NY 13323
Phone: 315.859.4481
FAX: 315.859.4578
Email: kstrohme@hamilton.edu
 

ALA Literacy Assembly
 

ALA Membership Promotion Task Force
Katie Bishop
Director of Research Services
University of Nebraska Omaha
Omaha, NE 68182-0001
Phone: 402.554.2992
Email: kbishop@unomaha.edu

ALA Recruitment Assembly
 

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LIRT Committee and Task Force Chairpersons

Adult Learners Committee
Committee Members
Dr. Carol A. Leibiger, Co-chair (2016-2018)
Associate Professor, Information Literacy Coordinator
University of South Dakota ID Weeks Library
Vermillion, SD 57069-2307
Phone: 605.677.6089
Email: c.leibiger@usd.edu

Jennifer Harmon, Co-chair (2016-2018)
Adult Services Librarian
Hamilton East Public Library
Fishers, IN 46038-4435
Phone: 317.579.0307
Email: jennifermeyerharmon@gmail.com

Awards Committee
Committee Members
Michael Saar, Chair (2015-2017)
Reference Librarian
Mary and John Gray Library
P. O. Box 10021
Lamar University
Beaumont, TX 77710
Work Phone: 409.880.8120
Email: michael.saar@lamar.edu

Conference Program 2017 Committee
Committee Members
James (Jim) Walther, Co-chair (2015-2017)
Assistant Professor - School of Library and Information Management
Campus Box 4025
William Allen White Library 423A
Emporia, KS 66801
Phone: 620.341.5698
Email: jwalthe1@emporia.edu

Conference Program 2018 Committee
Committee Members
Meggan Houlihan, Co-chair  (2016-2018) 
First-Year Experience and Instruction Librarian
New York University Abu Dhabi
PO Box 129188
Email: mah23@nyu.edu

Liaison Committee
Committee Members
Cynthia Fisher  (2016-2018)
Library Technology Consultant
Texas State Library and Archives
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: 512.463.4855
Email: cfisher@tsl.texas.gov

Membership Committee
Committee Members
Katie Bishop  (2015-2017)
Director of Research Services
University of Nebraska Omaha
Omaha, NE 68182-0001
Phone: 402.554.2992
Email: kbishop@unomaha.edu

Newsletter Committee
Committee Members
Barbara Hopkins, Editor
Executive Director
Utah Library Association
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: 801.826.5095
Email: barbara.hopkins@canyonsdistrict.org

Organization and Planning Committee
Committee Members
Nomination Form (online form)
Nomination Form (MS Word)
Andrew Revelle (2014-2017)
Associate Librarian
Miami University
206 King Library
Oxford, OH 45056-3506
Phone: 513.529.6231
Email: revellaa@miamioh.edu

Teaching, Learning, and Technology Committee
Committee Members
Cinthya Ippoliti (2016-2017)
Oklahoma State University
Edmond, OK 73025-5834
Phone: 
Email: cinthya.ippoliti@okstate.edu

Top Twenty Committee
Committee Members
Eveline Houtman (2016-2017)
Coordinator, Undergraduate Library Instruction, Robarts Library
University of Toronto Libraries
Toronto, ON M5M 2Z3
Phone: 416.978.7628
Email: eveline.houtman@utoronto.ca

Transitions to College Committee
Committee Members -- Additional Information
Matt Upson, Co-chair (2016-2018)
Director, Undergraduate Instruction and Outreach
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74075-1309
Phone: 405.744.9755
Email: matthew.upson@okstate.edu

Beth West, Co-chair (2016-2017)
Teaching and Online Learning Librarian
Linfield College Nicholson Library
Mcminnville, OR 97128-6808
Phone: 503.883.2595
Email: bwest@linfield.edu

Web Advisory Committee
Committee Members
Billie Peterson-Lugo (2016-2018)
Director, RCMS, Electronic Library
Moody Memorial Library
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97148
Waco, TX 76798-7148
Phone: 254.710.2344
FAX: 254.752.5332
Email: billie_peterson@baylor.edu

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