Children and Technology Committee


To educate and encourage youth librarians to be leaders on technology issues in their institutions. To identify technology issues impacting youth librarians and to disseminate information to the membership on these issues through programs, training opportunities, and publications both traditional and electronic.


Alex Planchak
(Chair, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2014)
Liz Fraser
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Robin L. Gibson
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Rachel Keeler
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Melanie A. Lyttle
(Member, July 31, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Dr. Marianne Martens
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Rachael Lee Medina
(Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Andrea Vernola
(Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Cen Campbell
(Virtual Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Melissa Zymboly Depper
(Virtual Member, November 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Kay M. Weisman
(Consultant, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Jenny Najduch
(Staff Liaison, June 17, 2012, to August 1, 2013)
Laura Schulte-Cooper
(Staff Liaison, July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2015)

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The Children and Technology Committee, a virtual committee, consists of ten members appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the two committee co-chairs, appointed in alternating years. (2 co-chairs + 8 members)


Established in 1997 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

Staff Liaison



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