RUSA Professional Development

Charge

To provide leadership and coordinate the development of RUSA programming, apart from Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings, including: generating and recommending topics and authors for courses; evaluating proposals for courses and/or learning opportunities from outside sources.

Roster

Elizabeth Kline (Chair, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Natasha Arguello (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Lesley Brown (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Eileen Fontenot (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Danise G. Hoover (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Elizabeth M. Joseph (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Elizabeth Kline (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Ms. Elizabeth A. Kocevar-Weidinger (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mrs. Elizabeth Matkowski (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Sydney Leigh McCoy (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Christina Thompson Shutt (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Joseph Yue (Member, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Cynthia Robin Levine (RUSA Board Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2015)
Ryan F. Buller (RUSA STARS Representative, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Leticia Camacho (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Jason Matthew Coleman (RUSA RSS Representative, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Mr. Van C. Houlson (RUSA MARS Representative, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2016)
Katelyn Mary Angell (Intern, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015)
Marianne Braverman (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2020)
Andrea Hill (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2020)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020)
Leighann Wood (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2015)

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Composition

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.

Staff Liaison

Andrea Hill
Web Services Mgr.
312.280.4397
ahill@ala.org