BRASS: Education

Charge

To study and review the educational needs of business reference librarians and other librarians involved in providing business reference services; to explore and encourage the development of curriculum and continuing education programs in the area; and to promote communication between the profession and library educators.

Roster

Mr. Chad Forrest Boeninger (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
LuMarie Guth (Chair, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Jordan Michael Nielsen (Co-Chair, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Mary A. Aquila (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Mary A. Aquila (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Mary A. Aquila (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Mr. G Arave (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Adele L. Barsh (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Mr. Chad Forrest Boeninger (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Amanda Click (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
LuMarie Guth (Member, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Sarah Jane Hammill (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Rachel Anne Kirk (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Susan M. Norrisey (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Amy Barbara Nykamp (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Carmen E. Orth-Alfie (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Margaux Patel (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Susan A. Schreiner (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Andy Spackman (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Natalia Tingle (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Alyson Vaaler (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Teresa Williams (Member, July 1, 2018, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Natasha Arguello (Ex-Officio Member, October 3, 2018, to October 3, 2020)
Annette Buckley (Webmaster, October 3, 2018, to October 3, 2020)
Bill Ladewski (Staff Liaison, October 8, 2018, to December 31, 2099)
Ninah Moore (Staff Liaison, October 5, 2018, to October 4, 2050)
Shuntai Sykes (Staff Liaison, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2099)
Melissa Vanyek (Staff Liaison, October 1, 2018, to December 31, 2099)

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Composition

There shall be at least seven (7) members appointed by the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of BRASS. The BRASS Representative to the RUSA Professional Development Committee serves as an ex-officio (nonvoting) mber.

Terms of Office
Members of the committee will serve for two years and shall be eligible for reappointment for a consecutive two-year term. Terms will be staggered so that continuity will be maintained.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

There shall be at least seven (7) members appointed by the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of BRASS. The BRASS Representative to the RUSA Professional Development Committee serves as an ex-officio (nonvoting) mber.

Terms of Office
Members of the committee will serve for two years and shall be eligible for reappointment for a consecutive two-year term. Terms will be staggered so that continuity will be maintained.

Find us in Connect

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https://connect.ala.org/rusa/communities/community-home?CommunityKey=bc507aba-f3dd-47c3-b22d-11c835adddc6

Origin

Established in 1988.

Get Involved

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Staff Liaison

Ninah Moore

Training and Events Coordinator

nmoore@ala.org