Membership Advisory Group


To advise PLA on creating successful membership recruitment and retention practices. This advisory group operates to: Provide member perspective to PLA; Offer input to help PLA connect with and impact membership; Help prioritize member messaging; Review member communications for relevance and persuasiveness; Identify opportunities for enhancement of member benefits.


Ms. Rachel E. Fewell (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Nancy Kim (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Karin Suni (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Christopher Warren (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Kara O'Keefe (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 04/30/2016. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

PLA Membership Advisory Group on ALA Connect


Appointed by the President, 1 chair and up to 10 members  (minimum 1 chair and 4 members). Electronic members are welcome.


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

Kara O'Keefe
Membership Marketing Manager