United for Libraries Elections

2015 United for Libraries Election

A link to the election site will be emailed to all members on March 24, 2015. Polls close on Friday, May 1, 2015, at 11:59 PM CDT. Please click the links below to read biographies of all candidates.


  • Charles D. Hanson
  • Susan J. Schmidt

Foundation at Large

  • Paula K. Beswick
  • Deborah Doyle

Trustee at Large

  • Camila A. Alire
  • Fred Stielow

Bylaws Revision

The United for Libraries board unanimously accepted the changes from the Bylaws Task Force during its board meeting held on Saturday, January 31, 2015, during the ALA Midwinter Meeting as better reflecting the way United for Libraries is now conducting business seven years into the merger. United for Libraries members vote yes or no on the proposed revised bylaws (PDF, 70 kb) on the ballot.