IRRT Nominating Committee

Statement of Role, Purpose, and Function

The Nominating Committee presents a slate of candidates for the offices of chair, vice-chair, secretary /treasurer, members-at-large and the Round Table councilor-at-large.


Elise Aversa (Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Loyola University of Chicago Libraries
Chicago, IL 60660
Email: – eaversa[@]


John Hickok (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834-4150
Mr. Yue Li (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32304-4323
John C. Sandstrom (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
New Mexico State University
NMSU Library
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8006

Delin Guerra (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2020)
Email: dguerra[@]
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788

Committee Roster (Full committee roster requires log in)


Call for Nominations

The Nominations Committee at the International Relations Round Table at ALA is pleased to solicit nominations (and self-nominations) for the positions of

  • Vice Chair/Chair Elect serves a one-year term, followed by a one-year term as chair and another year term as Past-Chair.  (7/1/20 - 6/30/21; 7/1/21 - 6/30/22; 7/1/22 - 6/30/23)
  • Member-at-Large serves a two-year term. (7/1/20 - 6/30/22)

For a full description of responsibilities of these office holders, please visit IRRT website
Elected Officers must be able to attend all ALA Midwinter and Annual Conferences for the duration of their commitments. Officers serve on IRRT’s Executive Board if elected and the terms will begin immediately after ALA 2019 Annual Conference.


  • Candidates must be ALA and IRRT members*.
  • Provide your CV and a short statement of interest (approx. 100 words) by November 4, 2019.

 Please send these to

*Preference is given to candidates with prior committee experience within IRRT and a track record of contributing to the work/mission of IRRT.

Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.  

Thank you for your consideration.

The IRRT Nominating Committee




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