Please join me in welcoming our VLA NMRT leadership team for 2016-2017!
Lisa Becksford, Vice-Chair / Chair-Elect
Rachel McCaskill, Communications & Outreach Director
Bill Edwards-Bodmer, Conference Director
Adrian Whicker, Programming Director
Amanda MacDonald, Secretary / Treasurer
We’re looking forward to a great year. – Julia Feerrar, Chair
The time has come to elect a new leadership team for VLA NMRT. Please review our wonderful candidates and cast your vote by Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Questions? Email Julia, 2016-2017 Chair, at feerrar (at) vt (dot) edu
Have some great ideas about things you’d like the VLA New Members Round Table Forum (VLA NMRT) to do? There’s still time to nominate yourself or someone you know for the following positions:
- Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect (2 years)
- Secretary/Treasurer (1 year)
- Communications & Outreach Director (1 year)
- Programming Director (1 year)
- Conference Director (1 year)
- Student Representative (1 year)
Nominees must be current VLA members. Send your nominations by Monday, October 31 to:
- Cammy Mays (mayscammy (a) gmail (dot) com) Chair
- Julia Feerrar (feerrar (a) vt (dot) edu) Vice-Chair/ Chair Elect
After we close nominations on October 31, all candidates will prepare statements for the blog (we’ll send more information about this later), and elections will be held online in November.
Are you attending VLA this year? We hope you’ll join us for mini golf complete with socializing and cocktails on October 26th at 8:30 pm.
Pre-order your very own Virginia Library license plate!
Are you in need of a roommate for VLA Annual Conference 2016? Fill out your information in this form and we’ll notify responses. The deadline to submit your information is September 30.
*The rooms in the VLA block at The Homestead are currently all sold out.
The Virginia Library Association needs your help! We are applying for a library license plate with the Department of Motor Vehicles. While VLA works on the design, we need your assistance with the SLOGAN for the bottom of the plate.
You do not need to be a member of the Virginia Library Association to participate in this slogan contest. You may enter this contest multiple times, with a different slogan for each entry. For more information and to enter the contest, please click here: