YALSA’s Nominating Committee has finalized the slate for the 2008 election. The slate is:
VICE PRESIDENT/PRESIDENT-ELECT (two candidates minimum)
FISCAL OFFICER (two candidates minimum)
SECRETARY (two candidates minimum)
BOARD MEMBER (six candidates minimum)
Ruth Cox Clark
Monique le Conge
2010 EDWARDS AWARD COMMITTEE (6 candidates minimum)
Mary Anne Nichols
2010 PRINTZ AWARD COMMITTEE (8 candidates minimum)
Cheryl Karp Ward
Thank you to the members of YALSA’s Nominating Committee for the time and effort they put into the development of the slate. The 2008 Election polls open March 17th. In order to be eligible to vote in the election, members must be in good standing (i.e. have their dues paid up) by January 31st, 2008. For more information on the ALA election visit the ALA Election web page.
If you think you’re interested in running on the 2009 slate, it’s not too early to start planning! Michael Cart will be chairing the next Nominating Committee. You are welcome to contact Paula Brehm-Heeger, Michael, or me with any questions.