ESS Communications and Publications Committee


Manages ESS Communications and Publications, including the ESS website, regional research guides, brochures, promotional business cards, ESS-L and other electronic discussion lists, and the Section’s social media presence (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, etc.). Collaborates closely with the Newsletter Committee in publishing the Section’s newsletter. Supports the ESS Website Administrator in developing and maintaining the ESS website and guides. As needed, works with other ESS committees and groups in communication and publishing activities.


Andre G. Wenzel (Chair, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Taylor Carrington Leigh (Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)
Masha Stepanova (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Dr. Shannon Tanhayi Ahari (Member, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2025)

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Staff Liaison

Lauren Carlton
Program Officer
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association