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Austin Chapter Members Serve on International Committees

We are excited to announce the members of the Austin Chapter who have been selected to serve on ALA’s Standing Committees:

                Chassidy Deckard – Membership Development Committee

                Amanda Koplos – Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

                Mike McDearmon – Standards Review Committee

                Karie Rivkin – Products and Service Review Committee

Congratulations to each of you!  We are thankful for your service and proud of the Austin Chapter’s representation at the association level.


2017 -2018 Officers

On behalf of the 2017 ALA Austin Nominating Committee, please join me in congratulating our 2017-2018 officers elected by an overwhelming majority of ballots cast, as follows:

  • Dea McCart, President-Elect

  • Christine Giles, Secretary

  • Holly Pulido, Treasurer

Our new officers will be affirmed at the annual business meeting this Thursday, February 23rd, so please make every effort to attend. Once affirmed their terms will commence on April 1, 2017. A large thank you once again to the members of the 2017 Nominating Committee for their outstanding work this year: Kelly Barker, Bobby Zamen, Diana Stangl, Ann Pettigrew and Natalie Low.