Communications & Marketing Committee


The Communications & Marketing Committee is a standing committee that develops and implements LITA’s strategic communications and marketing plan to promote LITA’s mission, vision, values, and important news around membership, publications, education, volunteering, events, and more. The committee is also responsible for establishing best practices for style and content that is used in all communication formats and will work closely with the LITA Staff and Web Coordinating Committee.

Possible work includes the following:

  • Oversee current and future work on the LITA brand
  • Assist in the content strategy for the LITA website and other media channels
  • Observe activities and work of the LITA Board, Committees, and Interest Groups and write news-style stories for the association
  • Facilitate and promote participation to increase membership value, benefits, and satisfaction
  • Provide content ideas as needed
  • Promote best practices through various media channels


Dani Brecher Cook (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Joel Tonyan (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Kristina Rose (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Cameron Cook (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Claudia Guidi (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Cinthya Ippoliti (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Duffy Tweedy (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mr. Kyle W. Willis (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Margaret Heller (Board Liaison, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Mark A. Beatty (Staff Liaison, January 30, 2015, to June 30, 2020)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 06/17/2018. Last retrieved on 06/17/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The Communications Committee should consists of no fewer than eight (8) members, each appointed for two years by the LITA Vice-President

  • One (1) Board Liaison
  • One (1) Staff Liaison
  • One (1) member of this committee will serve as liaison to the LITA Web Coordinating Committee
  • One (1) member of the Web Coordinating Committee shall be the Web Coordinating Committee's liaison to this committee

The LITA Vice-President will appoint one member as Committee Chair and one as Vice-Chair to a one (1) year term each year.

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Liaison's to LITA Committees

Current liaisons to LITA Committees.
  • 2015 LITA Forum Committee: Tammi Owens
  • 50th Anniversary Task Force: Vicki Palmer
  • Education Committee: tba
  • Membership Development Committee: Kristina Rose