PLA 2014 Conference Program Subcommittee

Charge

To work with the national conference committee and PLA staff to develop the programming for the national conference; to identify and develop program topics for the conference and pre- and post-conferences; to stimulate program development and implementation among members and membership units; to review and approve individual programs and program scheduling; to approve presenters and coordinators of individual programs; to recommend to the PLA board of directors for their approval pre- and post-conferences; to coordinate schedule and program with PLA staff; to act as liaisons to program organizers to facilitate high quality presentations.

Roster

Georgia L. Lomax (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Marissa Galindo Alcorta (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ronald Block (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Kimberlee A. DeNero-Ackroyd (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Deborah Corinne Duke (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Jennifer L. Ferriss (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Toby Greenwalt (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Gregg R. Grisa (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Kendi L. Kelley (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Kevin A. R. King (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Martina Kominiarek (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Portia Eileen Latalladi (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Candelaria Mendoza (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Pamela Sandlian Smith (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Krishna Grady (Emerging Leader 2013 Class, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Sarah Anne Granville (Emerging Leader 2013 Class, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Jennifer Himmelreich (Emerging Leader 2013 Class, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Paul Smith (Emerging Leader 2013 Class, January 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Linda S. Bostrom (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Julianna Kloeppel (Staff, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2014)

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Composition

All PLA Committees are formed by action of the PLA Board of Directors, which is elected by PLA Members. In 2008, PLA's committees were restructured by a vote of the membership.

The PLA 2014 Conference Committee consists of members appointed from the membership at large serving 2 year terms and led by a chair.

Origin

Established at the request of the PLA Board.

Get Involved

To be a thriving, vibrant organization, PLA must have committed and active committee members. If you are interested in serving on a committee, please read and fill out the online volunteer form.

  • Volunteers are accepted on an ongoing basis.
  • Appointments are made by the PLA President and President-Elect, primarily in the spring.
  • Volunteers must be members of ALA and PLA.

Staff Liaison

Linda Bostrom
Manager, Professional Development
312-280-5027
lbostrom@ala.org