BRASS: Morningstar Public Librarian Support Award

Charge

To administer an annual travel award that will support the attendance at the ALA Annual conference of public librarians who are members of BRASS/RUSA, and to recruit public librarians as active members of BRASS.

Roster

Ms. Natasha Arguello (Connect Admin, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Annette Buckley (Connect Admin, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Elizabeth Malafi (Chair, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2019)
Celia A. Ross (Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
Wes Edens (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Celia A. Ross (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mr. Michael Schor (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Christina M. Sheley (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Gregory J. Tong (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2019)
Bill Ladewski (RUSA Executive Director, October 8, 2018, to December 31, 2099)
Ninah Moore (Staff Liaison, September 27, 2018, to September 26, 2055)
Shuntai Sykes (Staff Liaison, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2099)
Melissa Vanyek (Staff Liaison, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2099)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/15/2019. Last retrieved on 07/15/2019. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

There shall be 3 to 5 members appointed by the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of BRASS. The Chair will be a public librarian, as will a majority of the members. Members should represent reasonable diversity in geography and current professional employment.

Terms of Office
Members shall serve for two years, and the term is not renewable. Terms will be staggered. The committee can function as a virtual committee.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

There shall be 3 to 5 members appointed by the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of BRASS. The Chair will be a public librarian, as will a majority of the members. Members should represent reasonable diversity in geography and current professional employment.

Terms of Office
Members shall serve for two years, and the term is not renewable. Terms will be staggered. The committee can function as a virtual committee.

Find us in Connect

Find this committee in ALA Connect (log-in required):

https://connect.ala.org/rusa/communities/community-home?CommunityKey=2e77322c-ae90-4c04-aa75-30c8d2e0b0a9

Origin

Established in 1999.

Get Involved

Already an ALA member?   Then please consider becoming a member of RUSA.  With a RUSA membership, you can join BRASS and as many other RUSA sections as you want at no extra charge.

Staff Liaison

Ninah Moore

Training and Events Coordinator

nmoore@ala.org