Committee, Jury & Task Force Chair Information

To access additional information about these groups, visit the list of committees page.  From there you can access links to each group's web page which provide details about their work and scope.l


AASL/ALSC/YALSA Committee on School and Public Library Cooperation
Chair: Nan Brown, (AASL)
YALSA Board Liaison:  Elizabeth Nebeker
YALSA Staff Liaison: LaMoya Burks
 

ALSC/Booklist/YALSA Odyssey Award Committee 2024
Chair: Nicole Rawlinson (ALSC)
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison  Ninah Moore

Alex Award Committee 
Chair:  Jane Gov
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Amazing Audiobooks Blogging Team
Coordinator: Jennifer Sutton
Board Liaison: Matthew Layne
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Annual Conference Marketing & Local Arrangements
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Best Fiction Blogging Team
Coordinator: Jodeana Kruse
Board Liaison:   Matthew Layne
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Board Development Committee
Chair(s) Kelly Czarnecki
Board Liaison: Franklin Escobedo
Staff Liaison: LaMoya Burks

Book Awards Committees' Oversight Committee
Chair:  Courtney Waters
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison:   Ninah Moore

Core YALSA Toolkit Taskforce
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Division and Membership Promotion Committee 
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Education Advisory Committee
Chair: Yvette Garcia
Board Liaison: Abigail Phillips
Staff Liaison:  Carla Jamison

Evaluating Volunteer Resources Taskforce
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Executive Committee
Chair: Franklin Escobedo
Board Liaison: Franklin Escobedo
Staff Liaison:  LaMoya Burks

Financial Advancement Committee 
Chair: Gail Tobin
Board Liaison: Kate Denier
Staff Liaison(s): LaMoya Burks/Carla Jamison

Graphic Novel Selection Blogging Team
Coordinator: Kelley Blue
Board Liaison: Matthew Layne
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Hub Advisory Board
Chair: Stephanie Johnson
Board Liaison:  Dawn Fitzpatrick
Staff Liaison:  LaMoya Burks

Margaret Edwards Committee 2023
Chair: Joni Bodart
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Michael L. Printz Award 2023
Chair: Valerie Davis 
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison:  Ninah Moore

Midwinter Marketing & Local Arrangements Taskforce
Chair: N/A
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Morris Award Committee 2023
Chair: Candice Mack
Board Liaison: Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison:  Ninah Moore

Nonfiction Award 2023
Chair: B. Allison Gray
Liaison:  Susannah Goldstein
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Organization and Bylaws Committee 
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President's Implementation Taskforce
Chair: Franklin Escobedo
Board Liaison: Franklin Escobedo
Staff Liaison: LaMoya Burks

Quick Picks Blogging Team
Coordinator: Jessica Lorentz Smith
Board Liaison: Matthew Layne
Staff Liaison: Ninah Moore

Research Committee 
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Research Journal Advisory Board 
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Selection List Oversight Committee
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Social Media Marketing Committee
Chair(s):  Kristen Caldwell/Caitlyn Seale
Board Liaison:  Dawn Kirkpatrick 
Staff Liaison: Carla Jamison

Teen Civic Engagement Committee
Chair: Rachel McDonald
Board Liaison:  Josie Andrews
Staff Liaison:  LaMoya Burks

Teen Programming HQ
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Teens' Top Ten Committee
Chair: Kathy Dejnowski
Board Liaison:   Matthew Layne
Staff Liaison:  Carla Jamison

YA Symposium Planning and Marketing Task Force
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YALS/YALSAblog Editorial Advisory Board
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