Committees

Academic Year 2016-2017

Admissions (MS/CAS)

Kate McDowell, chair
Maria Bonn
Emily Knox
Jodi Schneider
Michael Twidale
Ted Underwood
Allen Renear, ex officio
Penny Ames, staff
Moises Orozco Villcana, staff
Meg Edwards, staff
Karla Lucht, staff
Library representative – Lori Mestre

Awards

Stephen Downie
Linda Smith
Cindy Ashwill, staff

Campus Charitable Fund Drive

Kate McDowell

Curriculum

David Dubin, chair
Masooda Bashir
Elizabeth Hoiem
Victoria Stodden
Terry Weech
Allen Renear, ex officio
Linda Smith, ex officio
Penny Ames, staff
Meg Edwards, staff
Karla Lucht, staff
Dan Tracy (LIS Librarian), ex officio
MS student representative – Kristina Williams
CAS student representative – Kayleigh Van Poolen
PhD student representative – open

Diversity

Kathryn La Barre, chair
Rachel Magee
Kate Williams
Allen Renear, ex officio
Linda Smith, ex officio
Staff representative – TBD
MS student representatives – Ariel Gonzalez and Jessica Colbert
CAS student representative – open
PhD student representative – LaTesha Velez
Alumni representative – Miguel Ruiz

Doctoral Studies

Lori Kendall, chair
Peter Darch
Bertram Ludäscher
Bonnie Mak
Carol Tilley
Vetle Torvik
Matthew Turk
Stephen Downie, ex officio
Allen Renear, ex officio
Penny Ames, staff
PhD student representatives – Ruohua Han and Ly Dinh

Executive Committee

Allen Renear, chair
Nicole Cooke
Jana Diesner
Miles Efron
Jerome McDonough
Michael Twidale (Fall 2016)
Stephen Downie, ex officio
Linda Smith, ex officio

Faculty Meeting Student Representatives

MS student representatives – Nisha Mody and Michael Pritz
PhD student representative – Paige Cunningham

Faculty Senate

Maria Bonn
Elizabeth Hoiem
Kathryn La Barre

Inclusive Illinois

Carol Tilley
Karla Lucht

Library School Alumni Association Liaison

Diana Stroud

LIS Library Liaison

Emily Knox

Student Group Advisors 
(see also:  Student Organizations

ALA – Emily Knox and Rachel Magee
ASIS&T – Peter Darch
Chinese Group – Lian Ruan
Connections – Karla Lucht
Progressive Librarians Guild – Kate McDowell
Queer Library Alliance – Kathryn La Barre
SAA – Ellen Swain
SLA – Linda Smith
Students of Color – Karla Lucht

Teaching Alliance

Nicole Cooke