PLA 2016 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

Pamela Sandlian Smith (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Michael Lloyd Beck (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Sara Dallas (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Michelle M. Jeske (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Kevin A. R. King (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Martina Kominiarek (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Richard Kong (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Portia Eileen Latalladi (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Miriam D. Lytle (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Aurora Martinez (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Sydney Leigh McCoy (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Suzanne A. McGowan (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Juliane Morian (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mrs. Aiden Elizabeth Street (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Julianna Kloeppel (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
Amy Sargent Lundy (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)

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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 2016 Conference Program Subcommittee 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

Amy Sargent Lundy
Manager, Professional Development
312-280-5024
asargent@ala.org