Budget Analysis & Review Committee (BARC)

Charge

To review the proposed budget, as forwarded by the ALA executive board, in the context of the ALA strategic plan, annual priorities and budget assumptions; to review the financial performance of the association and the budget impact of potential actions of ALA council; to make budget recommendations to the ALA executive board and to report to council regarding budget analysis and process.

Roster

Rodney E. Lippard (Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Maggie Farrell (ALA Treasurer, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2022)
Tracie D. Hall (ALA Executive Director, March 31, 2020, to July 31, 2030)
Dr. Karen G. Schneider (Executive Board Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Alexandra P. Rivera (Executive Board Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Tamika Barnes (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2025)
Dr. Ann Dutton Ewbank (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2024)
Ms. Susan H. Hildreth (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Mr. John A. Lehner (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2023)
Rodney E. Lippard (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2023)
Ms. Deb Sica (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2025)
Keith D. Brown (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 1, 2022)
Brad Geene (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 1, 2025)
Joanne Lee (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 1, 2025)
Denise Moritz (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2025)
Sheryl Reyes (Staff Liaison, August 31, 2020, to December 31, 2099)
Holly Robison (Staff Liaison, August 31, 2020, to December 31, 2099)

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Composition

The Budget Analysis & Review Committee (BARC) consists of nine (9) Members:

  • Two (2) ALA Executive Board Members, with staggered two-year terms
  • Six (6) ALA Members, with staggered four-year terms
  • ALA Treasurer (ex-officio voting)

A Chair is selected from among the non-Executive Board members.

Executive Board Members and ALA Members may not be reappointed once they have served on the Committee for four (4) years. The maximum four (4) years need not be consecutive and need not be served as the same member type. For example, one could serve as an Executive Board Member for two (2) years and an ALA Member for two (2) years.

Three (3)-year Treasurer terms do not count towards the four (4) years of Committee service outlined above. Therefore, one may serve as Treasurer for three (3) years and a combination of Executive Board Member/ALA Member for four (4) years, for a total of seven (7) years.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

The Budget Analysis & Review Committee (BARC) consists of nine (9) Members:

  • Two (2) ALA Executive Board Members, with staggered two-year terms
  • Six (6) ALA Members, with staggered four-year terms
  • ALA Treasurer (ex-officio voting)

A Chair is selected from among the non-Executive Board members.

Executive Board Members and ALA Members may not be reappointed once they have served on the Committee for four (4) years. The maximum four (4) years need not be consecutive and need not be served as the same member type. For example, one could serve as an Executive Board Member for two (2) years and an ALA Member for two (2) years.

Three (3)-year Treasurer terms do not count towards the four (4) years of Committee service outlined above. Therefore, one may serve as Treasurer for three (3) years and a combination of Executive Board Member/ALA Member for four (4) years, for a total of seven (7) years.

Staff Liaison

Denise Moritz
dmoritz@ala.org
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788