CJCLS Mentoring Program Committee


Develops and oversees the CJCLS Mentoring Program, pairing mentors and mentees together to help librarians interested in sharing expertise about community colleges. Tasks include creating guidelines and procedures, recruiting mentors, linking mentors with mentees, tracking program participants, providing support to the volunteer mentors and mentees, updating and maintaining online resources relating to good mentoring practices, and assessing the program.


Ms. Kathy M. Ladell
(Co-Chair, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Sandra C. McCarthy
(Chair, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Nathasha M. Alvarez
(Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Mr. Spencer Brayton
(Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Laura Mondt
(Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Sharell Walker
(Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)

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The committee composition is determined by section leadership.

Staff Liaison

Lauren Carlton

Program Officer

Association of College & Research Libraries

American Library Association

E-mail: lcarlton@ala.org

Get Involved

Volunteers will need to complete the volunteer form. Committee service that begins July 1. More information, including volunteer deadlines and requirements, can be found on the ACRL volunteer site.