CHICAGO —The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) announced today that Catherine R. Friedman has been elected as president-elect. She is associate university librarian for user services, University of California- San Diego Libraries.
After hearing of her election, Friedman said, “I’m really excited to have been elected at a time when LLAMA’s potential continues to grow. Building on the leadership of current president Janine Golden, President-elect Pat Hawthorne and all the excellent past leadership, I believe LLAMA is poised to meet the needs of its members and library leaders in the future.”
Friedman will begin her term as president-elect in June 2012, and will become LLAMA president in June 2013.
The mission of the Library Leadership and Management Association (www.ala.org/llama) is to encourage and nurture current and future library leaders, and to develop and promote outstanding leadership and management practices. LLAMA is a division of the American Library Association.