Annual Conference Local Information Committee

Committee Charge

The Annual Conference Local Information Committee prepares guides to the ALA Annual Conference host city, providing local information of interest to NMRT members and other conference attendees, especially budget travelers. The Committee identifies programs and services that will enhance NMRT's goal and missionfor conference attendees. The Annual Conference Local Information Committee is a special non-voting committee. 

Committee Purpose

Provides local information on ALA Annual Conference host city for NMRT committees. Plans an event that would happen at the same time and location as the Annual Conference that would be designed for new members to network and be a fundraiser for NMRT.

2019 Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Are you excited for the Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.? The Local Information Committee has created an interactive guide to the city for those attending the conference. Click on the suggested hotels, restaurants, transportation, paid activities, and free activities for more information. 

For transportation options, please see the guide How Do I Get Around Washington DC?

This year's field trip will be brunch and a tour of the National Portrait Gallery.

2018-19 Committee Roster

  • Janelle Zetty (Chair)
  • Madeline Kelly
  • Ms. Michele D. Lefler
  • Kate McNamara
  • Dani Brecher Cook (Ex-Officio)