RSS: Executive Committee


To provide leadership, coordination and direction for the section and to act for and by the authority of the section during the period between meetings of the section.


Crystal Lentz Rowe (Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Amy Elizabeth Rustic (Vice-Chair, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Qiana M. Johnson (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016)
Dr. Thomas L. Reinsfelder (Secretary, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Don Boozer (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2016)
Ellen Keith (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Cathay Keough (Member-at-Large, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2017)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, April 20, 2011, to April 20, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2015. Last retrieved on 05/25/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


See RUSA or Section Bylaws.


See Committee Charge.

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to volunteer to serve on the committee. Committee members must have an interest in the work of the committee; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the committee; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on this or other committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place once a year, during the spring. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1.

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