Committees

Awards & Scholarship Strategic Committee

Awards & Scholarship Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Cheryl Lorson (lorsonma@yahoo.com)
Susan Yutzey (oelmasdy@gmail.com)

Members
Karen Bergen
Kristin Dages
Kristen Jonsson
Deb Logan (ex officio)
Wrenn Nicodemo

Communications Strategic Committee

The Director shall work with the Library Promotions, Advocacy, Publications, and Technology Sub-Committees to establish and carry out communications procedures in accordance with board-approved policies.

Advocacy Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD
 

Technology Sub-Committee Members: 

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD
 

Library Promotions Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD
 

Publications Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD

Conference Strategic Committee

The Director shall work with the Vice President and the Program, Awards, Graduate Credit, Authors/Speakers & Bookstore, Exhibitors, and Hospitality subcommittees to be responsible for the conference in accordance with the board-approved policies.

Author Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Melissa Lawson (mlawson@gotanks.org)

Members
Sarah Thornberry
Jill Todd
 

Awards Celebration Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Cheryl Lorson (lorsonma@yahoo.com)
Susan Yutzey (oelmasdy@gmail.com)

Members
Kristin Jonsson
Lorri Kingan
Cheryl Lorson
 

Exhibitors Sub-Committee:

The Exhibitors Sub-Committee recruits vendors and organizations to sponsor exhibits which provide attendees opportunities to learn more about new products and services available to assist them in their libraries.

Chair(s)
Lori Lee (llee@zanesville.k12.oh.us)

Members
Andrea Eschelman
Heidi Fletcher
Alison Leininger
Laura Rochte
 

Graduate Credit Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Susan Yutzey (oelmasdy@gmail.com)

Members
Lori Lee
 

Hospitality Sub-Committee:

The Hospitality Sub-Committee organizes social outings to local eateries and attractions in order to promote networking opportunities among conference attendees.

Chair(s)
Jamie Davies (jdaviesoelma@gmail.com)
Kris Konik (kklein6707@aol.com)

Members
TBD
 

Pre-Conference Sub-Committee:

The Pre-Conference Sub-Committee creates the arrangements for pre-conference offerings.

Chair
Jessica Klinker (teachklink@gmail.com)

Members
April Hoy
Kris Konik
Mitzi Mochiri
Amy Wise
 

Program Sub-Committee:

The Program Sub-Committee is responsible for selecting presentations that align with the School Library Media Specialist competencies and the overall learning goals of the annual OELMA conference.

Chair
Karen Gedeon (kgedeon2@gmail.com)

Members
Ellen Allerton
Lisa Barnes-Prince
Beth Baryon
Fiona Casida
Kaycee Hallett
Kara Hemminger
Kathleen Piero
Ann Reddy
Paulette Simpson
Lori Suffield

Operations Strategic Committee

Archives Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
Liz Deskins
Joey Fabian
Susan Yutzey
 

Budget & Finance Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Joey Fabian (jfabian41@gmail.com)

Members
TBD
 

Membership Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Rob Kaminski (kaminski_r@shaker.org)

Members
TBD
 

Nominations Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD
 

Strategic Planning, Bylaws & Policy Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
Joey Fabian

Regional Representation Strategic Committee

Regional Representation Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
TBD

Members
TBD

Teaching & Learning Strategic Committee

Professional Development Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Kris Konik (kklein6707@aol.com)

Members
TBD
 

Standards Sub-Committee:

Chair(s)
Gayle Schmuhl (gschmuhl@bereaschools.org)

Members
TBD