Committee Rosters

Book Sale Committee

Charge: This committee shall organize a book sale normally held in conjunction with National Library Week.

Additionally, this committee shall coordinate all book selling operations, including but not limited to:  receiving and evaluating donations, maintaining and selling inventory, publicizing services and events, and coordinating volunteers.  Book selling activities may include: in-person events, online sales, and partnerships with third party book resellers.

  • Leanne Nay (2016-2018), Co-Chair 2017-2018
  • Mireille Djenno (2017-2019), Co-Chair 2017-2018
  • Thomas Whittaker, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Moira Marsh (2016-2018)
  • Theresa Quill (2016-2018)
  • Rivkah Cooke (2017-2019)
  • Ruth Light (2017-2019)
  • Maureen Maryanski (2017-2019)
  • Bob Noel (2017-2019)
  • Naz Pantaloni (2017-2019)
  • Rachel Wheeler (2017-2019)

Communications Committee

Charge: This committee shall compile, edit, prepare and distribute all publications, both print and electronic, of the Association.

  • Sara Lowe (2016-2018), Chair 2017-2018
  • Carrie Schwier, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Misti Shaw (2016-2018)
  • Rachel Hinrichs (2017-2019)
  • Kate Moore (2017-2019)
  • Beth South (2017-2019)

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

Charge: This committee shall consider proposals for amending the Association's Constitution and Bylaws, and shall present such proposals to the membership for approval as specified in Article VII of the Constitution. The Committee chairperson shall also perform the duties specified in Article VIII of the Constitution.

  • Rachael Cohen (2016-2018), Chair 2017-2018
  • Courtney Block, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Emily Alford (2016-2018)
  • Naz Pantaloni (2016-2018)
  • Richard Humphrey (2017-2019)
  • Angie Thorpe Pusnik (2017-2019)

Membership Committee

Charge: (From the InULA Constitution) It shall be the responsibility of the three Representatives-at-Large to administer member recruitment and retention. Duties shall include conducting the annual membership drive beginning August 1, contacting new librarians during the year to inform them about the Association and invite their membership, and assessing the needs and interests of members in order to advise the Executive Board in its planning.

  • Meg Meiman (2016-2018), Chair 2017-2018
  • Miriam Murphy, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Ruth Bogan (2016-2018)
  • Craig Finlay (2016-2018)
  • Bronwen Maxson (2016-2018)
  • Thomas Whittaker (2016-2018)
  • Mairelys Lemus-Rojas (2017-2019)
  • Kim Mattioli (2017-2019)

Program and Social Committee

Charge: This committee shall organize at least one program of interest to the members. This committee shall also design, administer and publicize such activities as workshops, institutes or conferences for the professional development of librarianship. It may also organize a fund-raising event to support the InULA Research Incentive Fund.

  • Craig Finlay (2017-2019), Chair 2017-2018, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Carrie Schwier (2016-2018)
  • Lynda Clendenning (2017-2019)
  • Larissa Sullivan (2017-2019)
  • Monique Threatt (2017-2019)

Scholarship and Grants Committee

(formerly Professional Development Committee)

Charge: This committee shall receive and review applications for the research incentive fund and scholarship program applications and submit their recommendations to the Executive Board for approval and funding.

  • Christina Sheley (2017-2019), Chair 2017-2018
  • Julie Hardesty, Board Liaison 2017-2018
  • Susan deMaine (2016-2018)
  • Melanie Hughes (2016-2018)
  • Akram Khabibullaev (2016-2018)
  • Miriam Murphy (2016-2018)
  • Chuck Peters (2016-2018)
  • Erin Foster (2017-2019)
  • Isabel Planton (2017-2019)
  • Alice Robbin (2017-2019)
  • Rachel Wheeler (2017-2019)
  • Angela White (2017-2019)