2018-2019 United for Libraries Board Members

EXECUTIVE BOARD

PRESIDENT
Skip Dye, VP,  Library Marketing & Digital Sales; VP Dir. Sales Operations, Penguin Random House, Lewes, Del.

PRESIDENT ELECT 
Peter Pearson, Consultant, Library Strategies, Sarasota, Fla.

SECRETARY
Donna McDonald, Director, Arkansas River Valley Regional Library System, Dardanelle, Ark.

DIVISION COUNCILOR
Christine Hage, Director, Rochester Hills (Mich.) Public Library

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Steve Laird, President, ReferenceUSA, Papillion, Neb.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

TRUSTEE AT LARGE 

  • Kathryn Spindel, Trustee, Fountaindale Public Library (Bolingbrook, Ill.)
  • Jill Joseph, Trustee, Hennepin County (Minn.) Library
  • Gordon Baker, Dean of Libraries, Clayton State (Ga.) University Library

FRIEND AT LARGE

  • Ned Davis, Executive Director, Friends & Foundation of the Rochester (N.Y.) Public Library
  • Alan Fishel, Partner, Arent Fox, Washington, D.C.
  • Veronda Pitchford, Director of Membership Development and Resource Sharing, Reaching Across Illinois Library System, Chicago, Ill.

FOUNDATION AT LARGE

  • Marcellus Turner, City Librarian, The Seattle Public Library, Seattle, Wash.
  • Virginia B. "Ginny" Moore, Retired School Librarian
  • Rocco Staino, Director, Empire State Center for the Book

CORPORATE AT LARGE

  • Gary Kirk, President, Tech Logic
  • MaryEllin Santiago, VP, Sales - Consortia & Special Markets, Gale-Cengage Learning

BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE

  • David Paige, Managing Editor, Libraries Unlimited
  • Dick Waters, Principal Consultant, Godfrey's Associates
  • Mark Smith, Director and Librarian, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Paula Beswick, Library Consultant
  • Pat Hogan, Executive Board Member, Bartlett (Ill.) Public Library Foundation
  • Libby Post, President/CEO, Communication Services

LIFETIME BOARD MEMBER

  • Pat Schuman, Past President, American Library Association

LIFETIME HONORARY BOARD MEMBER

  • Sarah Jessica Parker, Honorary Chair, Book Club Central