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UNYSLA Governing Document

UNYSLA History – The first 30 years



Executive Board

President (2017)Zari KamareiUniversity of Rochester
President-Elect (2017)Ruth OwensSUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry
Past President (2017)Stephanie McReynoldsSyracuse University
Treasurer (2017-2018)Will SheppardCornell University
Co-Director, Vendor Relations (2017-2018)Sue CardinalUniversity of Rochester
Co-Director, Vendor Relations (2017-2018)Amy SlutzkySUNY Upstate Medical University
Secretary (2016-2017)Virginia YoungSUNY Upstate Medical University
Director, Membership & Recruitment (2016-2017)Allison PerryBond, Schoeneck, & King, PLLC

Advisory Board

ArchivistA. Ben WagnerUniversity at Buffalo
Awards ChairSue CardinalUniversity of Rochester
Library School Chapter Liaison, AlbanyAmelia BirdsallNYS Small Business Development Center
Library School Chapter Liaison, BuffaloA. Ben WagnerUniversity at Buffalo
Library School Chapter Liaison, Syracuse(vacant)
List ManagerKen BoltonCornell University
Local Area Meetings Co-Coordinator, AlbanyElaine LasdaUniversity at Albany
Local Area Meetings Co-Coordinator, AlbanyAmelia BirdsallNYS Small Business Development Center
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, BuffaloA. Ben WagnerUniversity at Buffalo
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, Ithaca(vacant)
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, SyracuseAllison PerryBond, Schoeneck, & King, PLLC
Nominating Committee ChairStephanie McReynoldsSyracuse University
Public Relations ChairJim FitzgeraldSUNY Cortland
WebmasterNatalie LoRussoSyracuse University

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