2015-2016 United for Libraries Board Members

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

PRESIDENT
Ed McBride, Executive Director of Library Sales, SAGE Publications



PRESIDENT ELECT 
Susan J. Schmidt, Friends of Montgomery County, Maryland, Inc.

SECRETARY
Cynthia Friedemann, Metropolitan Library System (Oklahoma City, Okla.) Board of Trustees

DIVISION COUNCILOR
Jeffrey Smith, President, Foundation for Baltimore County (Md.) Public Library

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Christine Lind Hage, Director, Rochester Hills (Mich.) Public Library

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

TRUSTEE AT LARGE 

  • Don Roalkvam, Treasurer, Indian Hills (Ill.) Public Library Board of Trustees
  • Donna McDonald, Director, Arkansas River Valley Regional Library System, Dardanelle, Ark.
  • Camila Alire, Past President, American Library Association.

FRIEND AT LARGE

  • Peggy Barber, Consultant, Library Communications Strategies, Inc.
  • Michael LaCroix, Dean, Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Cherine Janzen, Friends of the Arapahoe (Colo.) Library District

FOUNDATION AT LARGE

  • Paula Beswick, Director, Bozeman (Mont.) Public Library Foundation
  • Alice Calabrese-Berry, President, River Forest (Ill.) Public Library Board of Trustees
  • Deborah Doyle, Acting Executive Director, Friends of the San Francisco (Calif.) Public Library

CORPORATE AT LARGE

  • Steve Laird, President, ReferenceUSA
  • Kathleen McEvoy, Vice President of Communications, EBSCO Information Services
  • Skip Dye, Vice-President and Director of Sales Operations, Penguin Random House


BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE

  • Patricia Glass Schuman, Past President, American Library Association
  • Peter Pearson, Lead Consultant, Library Strategies Consulting Group
  • Fred Stielow, Vice President/Dean Emeritus, American Public University System; Trustee, Anne Arundel County (Md.) Library System
  • Mark Smith, Director and Librarian, Texas State Library and Archives Commission