Interest Groups Chairs

Charge

LITA interest groups chairs

Roster

Patricia B. Ball (Public Library Technology, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Cheryl L. Blevens (Distance Learning, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Jon-Mark Mark Bolthouse (Library Consortia Automated Systems, July 1, 2006, to January 28, 2014)
Marshall M. Breeding (Technology and Industry, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Laurie Bridges (Mobile Computing, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Margaret S. Brown-Sica (Heads of Library Technology, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Galen Charlton (Open Source, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Erica L. Defrain (Distance Learning, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mrs. Emily Alinder Flynn (Library Code Year (LITA/ACLTS), July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Theodore Gerontakos (Linked Library Data (LITA/ALCTS), July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Cody W. Hanson (Game Making, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Christina Hennessey (Authority Control, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
S.G. Ranti Junus (Universal Acessibilty, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ilana Kingsley (Drupal4Lib, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Breanne Ariel Kirsch (Imagineering, January 24, 2011, to July 22, 2014)
Breanne Ariel Kirsch (Game Making, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Caitlyn Lam (Electronic Resources Management (LITA/ALCTS, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2015)
Scott R. Piepenburg (Next Generation Catalog, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Nathan B. Putnam (Authority Control, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Sarah Elizabeth Quimby (Linked Library Data (LITA/ALCTS), July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Lilly L. Ramin (LITA Instructional Technologies, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Erin Rushton (Search Engine Optimization, July 1, 2013, to May 30, 2015)
Mr. Jesse J. Saunders (Library Code Year (LITA/ACLTS), July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Kate Silton (Electronic Resources Management (LITA/ALCTS, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Chris Strauber (Library Code Year (LITA/ACLTS), July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Victoria Teal Lovely (Open Source, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Chris Cabrera Thompson (Drupal4Lib, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
David Brightbill (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Sharon M. Shafer (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
John F. Blyberg (Board Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Lauren Pressley (Board Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Valerie Edmonds-Merritt (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2015)
Paul Keith (Interest Group Coordinator, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Mary Taylor (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2015)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2013. Last retrieved on 07/30/2014. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The Interest Groups Chairs Committee consists of chairs of interest groups, the Interest Group Coordinator and LITA staff liaisons.  Interest groups are self-initiated and not appointed by LITA officers.  The leadership of each intrest group is selected by interest group membership.

Origin

To contribute information about the history of this committee, contact LITA's Web Coordinating Committee at litaweb@ala.org.

Staff Liaison

Valerie Edmonds-Merritt
Phone: (312) 280-4269
E-mail:  vedmonds@ala.org