Committees 2008-2009

Dave Morrison, Salt Lake City, UT (Chair)
Donna Koch (Chair)
Tom Rohrigh, Lubbock, TX
Bill Schilling, Albany, NY
Ken Johnson, New York, NY

Charge: Review the PTDLA bylaws and recommend language for updates; coordinate with the PTDLA webmaster to ensure that the most recent bylaws are on the website.
Tom Melvin, Newark, DE (Chair)
Dave Morrison, Salt Lake City, UT
Nan Myers, Wichita, KS
Bob Klein, Miami, FL
Michael Strickland
Linda Spiro, Houston, TX

Conference Committee
Charge: Help with PTDLA-sponsored speakers, receptions and roundtables.

Database Committee

Election Committee
Charge: Run the Election for Officers and Regional Representatives; includes call for nominations, recruiting candidates, and running the electronic election.
Bob Klein, Miami, FL (Chair)
Jan Comfort, Clemson, SC
Charlotte Erdmann
Hal Mendelsohn

Long Range Planning Committee
Charge: Review the Mission Statement and develop a strategic plan for the PTDLA.
Virginia Baldwin, Lincoln, NE (Chair)
Joanne Tobin, Atlanta, GA
Linda Spiro, Houston, TX

Mentoring Committee
Charge: Coordinate the matching of new members with either their regional representative or a seasoned PTDLA veteran to ensure that they feel welcome and informed.

Program Committee
Charge: Plan programs presented by PTDLA members at other conferences, such as ALA, SLA, etc.

Promotion and Outreach Committee
Charge: To be determined by the committee. Possible tasks: to create a handout for the PTDLA website that summarizes best practices; serve as resource people to advise PTDLs on promotion issues.

Publications Committee
Suzanne Holcombe, Stillwater, OK (Chair)
Martin Wallace, Orono, ME
IP Journal:
Michael White, Kingston, Ontario, CA
Nan Myers, Wichita, KS
Mary Kordyban
Rachel Walker
Martin Wallace, Orono, ME
Leena Lalwani, ann Arbor, MI
Esther Crawford, Houston, TX
Martin Wallace, Orono, ME
Michele Hayslett