COLA Board

Upcoming COLA Board Meetings

Tuesdays at 5:30 PM: February 7, March 7, and May 9, 2017, at the Barrington Senior Center; April 13, 2017 (annual meeting) at the State House.

Documents for the next meeting:

Minutes of the November 1 meeting

Agenda for the December 6 meeting

For previous minutes see Archives page.

Other important dates

RI Library Day, 3rd annual: April 8, 2017https://rila.wildapricot.org/RI-Library-Day

National Library Legislative Day: May 1-2, 2017, Washington, DC

CHAIR:

Howard Boksenbaum

VICE-CHAIR/CHAIR ELECT:

Cheryl Ann McCarthy

SECRETARY:

Gale Eaton

TREASURER:

Neeltje Henneman

DIRECTORS:

Lisa Ashe, 2019
Will Barbeau, 2019
David Bates, 2019
Emilie Benoit, 2018
Hildburg (Hil) Herbst, 2017
Jay Litman, 2018
Marcus Mitchell, 2019
Pnina Pressburger, 2019
Patricia Raskin, 2018
Monica J. Schaberg, 2019
Thomas Viall, 2018, Webmaster
Alisson Walsh, 2017

CHAIRS EMERITAE:

Joan Ress Reeves
Rose Ellen Reynolds

HONORARY MEMBER:

Harold Gadon

ORGANIZATIONAL REPRESENTATIVES:

  • ARIHSL (Association of RI Health Science Libraries): Allison Papini
  • Cornucopia of Rhode Island: Ida McGhee / Juliann Cerrito
  • CRIARL (Consortium of RI Academic and Research Libraries): Susan Warthman
  • OLIS (RI Office for Library and Information Services): Karen Mellor / Donna DiMichele
  • GSLIS (URI Graduate School of Library and Information Studies): Lauren Mandel
  • RILA (Rhode Island Library Association): Brigitte Hopkins
  • SLA/RI (Special Library Association of Rhode Island): Cheryl Banick
  • SLRI (School Librarians of Rhode Island): Sarah Morenon