Volunteers of the Year Award

Any official YALSA group or individual appointed to an official YALSA group is eligible for consideration for contributions to YALSA during a given calendar year. All volunteer of the year award nomination forms are due by no later than Dec. 1 each year. For more information or to access the nomination form, visit the Awards and Grants section of the YALSA website. This award was first given in 2013.


Individual Member: Gretchen Kolderup (Member Manager for The Hub)

Committee: 2012 YA Lit Symposium Planning Taskforce (Kate Pickett, chair, Johnson County Library, Shawnee Mission, KS; Hannah Berry, Aurora Public Library, Aurora, IL; Patricia Ann Carleton, Saint Louis Public Library, Saint Louis, MO; Carolyn A. Dietz, Saint Louis Public Library, Saint Louis, MO; Carla Riemer; and Tom E. Spicer, Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Arlington Heights, IL)