RUSA Awards Coordinating

Charge

To coordinate the activities of the award committees of the division and its sections by assisting in orientation of new committee chairs, serving as a clearinghouse for information pertinent to policies and procedures of award committees, and to assist the board of directors and/or section executive committees to develop new awards.

Roster

Jenny L. Presnell (Chair, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Joseph Yue (Chair, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Larayne J. Dallas (Member, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Larayne J. Dallas (Member, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Patricia Ann Hull (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Cynthia Sorrell (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Jason Matthew Coleman (RUSA ETS Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Emily Anne Hamstra (RUSA CODES Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Todd M. Hines (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Todd M. Hines (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Rebecca Jackson (RUSA MARS RSS Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Cynthia A. Johnson (RUSA RSS Representative, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Mike Paxton (RUSA STARS Representative, July 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018)
Mike Paxton (RUSA STARS Representative, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019)
Andy Spackman (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2020)
Mrs. Agnes Haigh Widder (RUSA HS Representative, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Celia A. Ross (Ex-Officio Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Jenny L. Presnell (Liaison, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019)
Jessica D. Hughes (Staff Liaison, October 9, 2017, to January 1, 2030)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/18/2018. Last retrieved on 07/18/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Origin

See Committee Charge.

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to volunteer to serve on RUSA and section committees. 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 between Midwinter and Annual conferences. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1, with the exception of the award committees whose work takes place from February to January.