2018 Nominating Committee


To prepare a PLA slate of candidates for inclusion in the ALA election ballot.


Vailey Oehlke (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Paula Brehm-Heeger (Member, April 21, 2017, to June 30, 2018)
Gina J. Millsap (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Mr. Marcellus Turner (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Barbara A. Macikas (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)

Displaying active committee roster as of 03/17/2018. Last retrieved on 03/17/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


The Nominating Committee consists of a minimum of four members, up to 10 members, appointed from the membership at large and led by a chair.


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

Barbara Macikas
Executive Director