Slate announced for 2013 FTRF trustee election
Monday, March 4, 2013
Posted by: Jonathan Kelley
Twelve candidates for the Freedom to Read Foundation Board of Trustees have been slated for the 2013 election by the Nominating Committee, composed of Trustees Jonathan Bloom, Julius C. Jefferson, Jr., and Judith Platt, Chair. There are six vacancies on the Board to be filled. Trustees are elected to two-year terms.
Candidates for Freedom to Read Foundation Board, 2013–2015
Helen Adams, Online Instructor, Mansfield University School Library and Information Technologies Department, Mansfield, PA
Doug Archer, Peace Studies Librarian, Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
John Chrastka, Executive Director, EveryLibrary, Chicago, IL
Robert P. Doyle, Executive Director, Illinois Library Association, Chicago, IL
Chris Finan, President, American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression, New York, NY
Loida Garcia-Febo, President, Information New Wave, New York, NY
Martin Garnar, Reference Services Librarian and
Professor of Library Science, Regis University, Denver, CO
Pamela R. Klipsch, Director, Jefferson County Library, High Ridge, MO
Herbert Krug, President, CrossRoads Marketing Solutions, Evanston, IL
Jim Neal, Vice President for Information Services and
University Librarian, Columbia University, New York, NY
Kent Oliver, Library Director, Nashville Public Library, Nashville, TN
Eva Poole, Chief of Staff, District of Columbia Public Library, Washington, DC
Ballots will be mailed April 1 to all 2013 FTRF members.
To participate in the election, you must join the Freedom to Read Foundation/renew your membership, or call (800) 545-2433 x4226 to join or renew by April 1, 2013.