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

James R. Rettig (Chair, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)
Chanitra Bishop (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Charla M. Gilbert (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
John Gottfried (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Jeffrey H. Kempe (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Jennifer A. McKinnell (Member, June 30, 2009, to July 1, 2011)
Jeannette E. Pierce (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Donna Scanlon (Member, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2013)
Mr. Mark J. Siciliano (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Ms. Sarah Emily Spiegel (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Beth S. Woodard (Member, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Stewart Bodner (RUSA CODES Representative, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)
Ms. Rachael E. Elrod (RUSA HS Representative, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)
LeiLani S. Freund (RUSA MARS Representative, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Todd M. Hines (RUSA BRASS Representative, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)
Mr. Joseph E. Rawson (RUSA MARS RSS Representative, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012)
Neil Romanosky (RUSA STARS Representative, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Amber A. Prentiss (Board Liaison, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2012)
Susan Hornung (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020)
Liz Markel (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2009, to October 1, 2013)

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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