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Austin Chapter Members Serve the International Chapter

We are excited to announce the members of the Austin Chapter who have been selected to serve on the National Board and ALA’s Standing Committees for 2018-2019:

                James Cornell III - President-Elect, International Chapter 

                Amanda Koplos – Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

                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.


2018-2019 Officers

On behalf of the 2018 ALA Austin Nominating Committee, please join me in congratulating our 2018-2019 officers elected by an overwhelming majority of ballots cast, as follows:

  • Holly Pulido, President-Elect

  • Liz Elmquist, Secretary

  • Christine Giles, Treasurer

Our new officers were affirmed at the annual business meeting that took place on Thursday, February 22nd. Their terms commenced on April 1, 2017. A large thank you to the members of the 2018 Nominating Committee for their outstanding work this year: Karie Rivkin, Ann Jacobson, Angela Sanford, and Lauren Stark.