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Cathleen Bourdon-IL (staff)'s picture

New staff liaison

Public Awareness Committee members:

I wanted to let you know that there has been a change in staffing at ALA and I have taken over Mark Gould’s duties. Mark had many accomplishments during his fourteen years as PIO and Campaign Director and we wish him well in his future endeavors.

Here are just a few words about me: I serve as the ALA Associate Executive Director for Communications and Member Relations. Previously, I served as the Executive Director of the Reference and User Services Association and the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies. My MLS is from the University of Wisconsin and I have served as a director of a college library, a reference librarian, and a cataloger.

I will be joining Megan McFarlane as one of your staff liaisons and look forward to working with you in Las Vegas.

Cathleen Bourdon