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OLA Leadership: 2019-2020
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Leaders of the Oklahoma Library Association include members of the Executive Board as well as the chairs of the Association's Divisions, Roundtables, and Committees.

The Oklahoma Library Association is governed by an Executive Board of ten voting members elected annually by a vote of the membership. In addition, six other officers also serve as non-voting members of the Board.

The Program Committee is composed of the chairs of all divisions, roundtables, and many committees. It is responsible for developing all programs presented at the annual conference.

Executive Board

*President: Lisa Wells

*Vice President/President-Elect: Cathy Blackman

*Immediate Past President: Stacy Schrank

*Secretary: Jennifer Ballard

*Treasurer: Susan Urban

*ALA Councilor: Sarah Robbins

*MPLA Representative: April Miller

*OKSL Division Chair: Amanda Kordeliski

*University & College Division Chair: Phillip Fitzsimmons

*Public Libraries Division Chair: Kelly Sitzman

Oklahoma Librarian Editor:

WebMaster: Charles Brooks

Marketing Chair: Casey Lowry

Federal Relations/State Library Coordinator: Melody Kellogg

Communications Chair: Alyson Hayes

FOLIO Representative: Sharon Saulmon

(* indicates voting member)


Program Committee

Program Committee Chair: Rebekah Lynam

CATS Chair: Tara McCleod

Communications Committee Chair: Alyson Hayes

Continuing Education Chair: Rebecca Weber

Endowment Committee Co-Chair: Chris Manna

Endowment Committee Co-Chair: Gail Currier

Ethics Committee Chair: Phillip Smith

Festival of Books Committee Chair: TBD

Intellectual Freedom Committee: Phillip Smith

Leadership Institute Committee Chair: Leslie Langley

Legislative Committee Co-Chair: Jackie Kropp

Legislative Committee Co-Chair: Aiden Street

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chair:

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chair:

Marketing Committee Chair: Casey Lowry

Membership Committee Chair:

Sequoyah Administration Team Chair: Melody Palmer

SMART Chair: Cassie Spindle

SOLR Chair: Shawna Busby

SRRT Chair: Jessica Givens

TSRT Chair: Jenny Bodenhamer

Tribal Libraries Co-Chair: Karen Haught

Tribal Libraries Co-Chair: Helen Clements

Vendor Relations Committee Co-Chair: Dana Belcher

Vendor Relations Committee Co-Chair: Gloria Farmer

Other Chairs

Audit Committee: Tim Miller

Awards Committee Chair: Michael Hull

Budget & Finance Committee: Stacy Schrank

Constitution & Bylaws: Kristen Burkholder

Presidential Initiatives: Cathy Blackman

Nominating: Kristen Burkholder

Resolutions: Mary Kirk

Scholarship Committee: Joanne Huff

Sites Committee: TBD


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