LLAMA Board of Directors

Charge

The Board of Directors will be the governing body of the association; will actively create and support its strategies; and will establish financial policies and be accountable for association assets.
 

Roster

Ms. Pat Hawthorne (President, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Catherine R. Friedman (President-Elect, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
James R. Rettig (Treasurer, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Susan Considine (Division Councilor, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Janine Golden (Past-President, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Alison Armstrong (Director-at-Large, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Rachel Besara (MAES Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Dr. Gary N. Fitsimmons (LOMS Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Leo Lo (LLAMA New Leader's Representative, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Eve A. Nyren (PRMS Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Judith Paquette (BES Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Ann MacKay Snowman (SASS Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Ms. Laine Stambaugh (HRS Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Mrs. Susan E. Thomas (FRFDS Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Elizabeth Blakesley (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Bradford L. Eden (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2016)
Robert E. Banks (Board Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Fred Reuland (Staff Liaison, April 7, 2009, to July 31, 2018)
Kerry Ward (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2009, to July 31, 2018)

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Our Work

Deliverables:

  • Create and support the strategic direction of the division
  • Oversee the financial position of the division

Expected Time Commitment:

  • One hour quarterly meetings, either remote or at ALA conferences, to manage community projects and issues
  • Minimum of 1 hour a month to read emails and respond to committee chairs, project teams, etc.

Desired skills, knowledge, experience:

  • An understanding of community projects and interests, preferably through service on a community committee
  • An interest in leadership and learning more about LLAMA and ALA

Staff Contact and roles:

  • Kerry Ward, kward@ala.org, 800-5454-2433, ext. 5036. Overall management, committee charges/appointments, budget requests, etc.
  • Fred Reuland, freuland@ala.org, 800-545-2433, ext. 5032. Webinar production, program planning and scheduling, conference support, etc.

Resources available:

  • LLAMA President/Board
  • Virtual meeting support
  • ALA Connect