STARS: Education and Training Committee


To develop continuing education programs in a variety of formats and venues based on the needs of the resource sharing community; to establish links with other entities involved in developing similar kinds of educational programs.


Ms. Kristen Palmiere (Chair, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)
Jennifer Block (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Ms. Jennifer Cella (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Timothy A. Hackman (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Jacob Loren Kubrin (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)
Beth Daniel Lindsay (Member, July 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)
Ryan S. Litsey (Member, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 07/19/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


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