RSS: Board of Directors

Charge

To provide leadership, coordination, and direction for the section and to act for and by the authority of the section during the period between meetings of the section.

Roster

Ava Marie Brillat
(Chair, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2025)
Melissa Sue Del Castillo
(Chair, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Ava Marie Brillat
(Vice-Chair, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Ms. Elizabeth A. Kocevar-Weidinger
(Vice-Chair, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2025)
Juliana Morley
(Secretary, July 1, 2022, to July 31, 2024)
Mr. Paul Daniel Chasen
(Past-Chair, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Melissa Sue Del Castillo
(Past-Chair, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2025)
Erica Knapp
(Secretary, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2026)
Mrs. Kay Coates
(Member-at-Large, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2026)
Laura Eileen Hall
(Member-at-Large, July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2027)
Ms. Janet T. O'Keefe
(Member-at-Large, July 1, 2021, to July 31, 2024)
Karen A. Reiman-Sendi
(Member-at-Large, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2025)
Dr. Melissa Jeanne Anderson
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Mr. Phillip Ballo
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Mary E. Buelow
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Jennifer Hunter
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Ms. Elizabeth A. Kocevar-Weidinger
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Ann K. McIntire
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Suzanne Odom
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Amanda Rizki
(Conference Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Ms. Wanda Whitney
(Committee Representative, July 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024)
Bill Ladewski
(RUSA Executive Director, October 8, 2018, to December 31, 2099)

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Composition

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Subcommitees and Task Forces

See RUSA or Section Bylaws.

Origin

See Committee Charge.

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Staff Liaison

Ninah Moore

Training and Events Coordinator

nmoore@ala.org

Get Involved

ALA values committed and active committee members. Qualified members are welcome to volunteer to serve on the committee. Committee members must have an interest in the work of the committee; be able to attend Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings to participate in the meetings and activities of the committee; and be able to work between conferences via e-mail and ALA Connect. Express your interest in serving on this or other committees by filling out an application form. Appointments take place once a year, during the spring. Committee service usually begins following Annual Conference, about July 1.