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.

  • Sarah Carter (2018-2020), Co-Chair 2018-2019
  • Scott Libson (2018-2020), Co-Chair 2018-2019
  • Jennifer Strayer (2018-2020), Co-Chair 2018-2019
  • Allison McClanahan, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Bob Noel (2017-2019)
  • Naz Pantaloni (2017-2019)
  • Ruth Light (2017-2019)
  • Maureen Maryanski (2017-2019)
  • Mireille Djenno (2017-2019)
  • Nicholas Homenda (2018-2020)

Communications Committee

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

  • Rachel Hinrichs (2017-2019), Chair
  • Gemmicka Piper (2018-2020), Vice Chair
  • Sara Lowe, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Kate Moore (2017-2019)
  • Beth South (2017-2019)
  • Francis Yates (2018-2020)

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.

  • Angie Pusnik (was Thorpe) (2017-2019), Chair
  • Julie Marie Frye, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Richard Humphrey (2017-2019)
  • Erika Dowell (2017-2019)
  • Kimberly Mattioli (2018-2019)
  • Chuck Peters (2018-2020)

Membership Committee

Charge: It shall be the responsibility of the four Representatives-at-Large to serve on the Membership Committee, together with any board-appointed members of the committee. This committee shall conduct the annual membership drive, contacting new librarians during the year to inform them of the Association and invite their membership, and to assess the needs and interests of members in order to advise the Executive Board in its planning.

  • Craig Finlay (2018-2020), Chair
  • Scott Hudnall, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • KT Lowe, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Meggan Press, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Carrie Schwier, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Kim Mattioli (2017-2019)
  • Mairelys Lemus-Rojas (2017-2019)
  • Wookjin Cheun (2018-2020)
  • Kate Moore (2018-2020)
  • Scott Shoger (2018-2020)

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.

  • Larissa Sullivant (2017-2019), Chair
  • Monique Threatt (2017-2019), Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Nicholas Casas (2018-2020)
  • KT Lowe (2018-2020)

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.

  • Isabel Planton (2017-2019), Chair
  • Rebecca Baumann (2018-2020), Vice Chair
  • Meggan Press, Board Liaison 2018-2019
  • Erin Foster (2017-2019)
  • Rachel Wheeler (2017-2019)
  • Angela White (2017-2019)
  • Alice Robbin (2017-2019)
  • Christina Sheley (2017-2019)
  • Carey Beam (2018-2020)
  • Yan He (2018-2020)
  • Sherri Michaels (2018-2020)
  • Gemmicka Piper (2018-2020)