Public Advocacy and Awareness

Duties

  • Reach out to ALA administration and leadership to advocate for sustainability across the organization
  • Connect with Conference Services and the Conference Committee to lend support to help plan and implement more sustainable conference practices
  • Encourage the adoption of the 2015 Resolution on the Importance of Sustainable Libraries among ALA Divisions, Round Tables, and other library organizations
  • Communicate with vendors to encourage sustainable practices and leadership

Members

Ms. Laura A. Ploenzke (Chair, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021)
Jennifer L. Ferriss (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
David Selden (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Amanda Skellenger (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Ms. Heather Tuck-Macalla (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)
Sarah M. Vital (Member, July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2021)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2020. Last retrieved on 05/27/2022. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

The committee consists of 2-4 members, a board liaison, and is led by a chair.

Get Involved

Serving on a SustainRT Round Table committee requires membership in SustainRT and ALA. Learn more by visiting the ALA  membership page. To volunteer for a committee, visit our volunteer form.

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