Office for Human Resource Development & Recruitment (HRDR) Staff


225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 1-800-545-2433, 4277
E-mail address:


Lorelle R. Swader, CAE, IOM, CDF

Associate Executive Director

Phone: 800-545-2433, Ext. 4278; (312) 280-4278
Areas of Responsibility: Strategic planning, Administrative oversight, Committee/Assembly Liaison, Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT) Liaison, Library Support Staff Interests Round Table (LSSIRT) Liaison and Member Leader Development.


Beatrice Calvin, M.A., Counseling, CWWS, CDF

Manager, Professional Development

Phone: 800/545-2433, Ext. 4280; (312) 280-4280
Areas of Responsibility:  JobLIST Placement and Career Development Services, Emerging Leaders Program, Career Development, Foreign Credentialing, Website Development and Communications.


Kimberly L. Redd, MSHTM

Program Manager, Certification & Talent Development

Phone: 800-545-2433, Ext. 4279; (312) 280-4279 

Areas of Responsibility:  ALA General Scholarship Clearinghouse, New Members Round Table (NMRT) Liaison,  ALA Associate Program, Conference Logistics/Catering/Event Registration.

For additional assistance, comments or questions concerning the ALA Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR), please contact: