IRRT Nominating Committee

Statement of Role, Purpose, and Function

The Nominating Committee presents a slate of candidates for the offices of chair, vice-chair, secretary /treasurer, members-at-large and the Round Table councilor-at-large.


Call for IRRT Executive Board Nominations: 

The IRRT Nominating Committee is looking for people who are passionate about international librarianship and are willing to serve as Executive Board members.

At this time four positions are up for election.

VICE CHAIR/CHAIR ELECT

MEMBER-AT-LARGE

SECRETARY/TREASURER

ROUND TABLE COUNCILOR

will take office after the ALA annual 2021 conference and running through 2023:

  1. Chair-elect (2021-22), becomes Chair (2022-23) and  serves as immediate Past-Chair (2023-2024)
  2. Member-at-large (2021-2023)
  3. Secretary-treasurer (2021-2023)
  4. Round Table Councilor (2021-2024)

According to IRRT bylaws, position of Chair-elect is a three-year commitment in which one serves as chair-elect, chair and past chair. In the first year, one learns about the work of the Executive Board under the tutelage of the Chair and the past-Chair. The Member-at-Large and Secretary-treasurer positions last two years contributing information and wider perspectives from the field. The IRRT ALA councilor is elected every third year to represent the voice of IRRT at policy-making and governing body of ALA.

Executive Board of the IRRT meets monthly through virtual meetings to discuss IRRT related issues which includes those that arise through the various committees and the ones related to international aspects of ALA work as a whole, and work on solutions. Face-to-face meetings take place whenever ALA conference will be non-virtual.

Preference is given to candidates with prior committee experience within IRRT and a track record of contributing to the IRRT mission.

Nominate yourself or someone you know by sending an email to the Nominating Committee Chair, Muzhgan Nazarova, at minazarova[@]gmail.com Explore other committee opportunities and volunteer to serve. For volunteer form please visit:

http://www.ala.org/aboutala/committees/volunteer/frm_vol


Chairs

Mrs. Muzhgan Israfil Nazarova (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021) 
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540
Email: – minazarova@gmail.com


Members


Jana De Brauwere (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021) 
San Francisco Public Library
San Francisco, CA 94102
John Hickok (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020)
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834-4150
Joan Weeks (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540

Delin Guerra (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2021)
Email: dguerra[@]ala.org
American Library Association
50 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611-2788


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