Fall 2020 – Spring 2021 LISSA Officers

  • Co-Presidents – Gladys M. Cepeda  (gmc206@scarletmail.rutgers.edu) and Christy Lindner (christy.linder@rutgers.edu)

    • Organizes speakers, events, and trips
    • Coordinates LISSA sponsored events
    • Creates Executive Board meeting and General meeting agendas
    • Runs Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Solicits ideas from MI students and faculty
    • Maintains an awareness of what is happening in the library field
    • Builds connections with NJLA members and acts a liaison / bridge between LISSA and NJLA; notifies students of ways they can get involved with NJLA and ALA
    • Ensures that all of LISSA’s responsibilities are being performed in a timely and professional manner
    • Accepts and considers suggestions on how LISSA can better perform its mission
  • Vice President –  Katie Krumeich (katherine.krumeich@gmail.com)

     

    • Assists the President in a variety of ways
    • Assists with the organization of LISSA sponsored events
    • Attends and participates in Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Builds connections with NJLA members and acts a liaison / bridge between LISSA and NJLA; notifies students of ways they can get involved with NJLA and ALA
  • Website Administrator and Social Media Specialist – Allison Pichowicz (aap289@scarletmail.rutgers.edu)

     

    • Maintains and updates the LISSA online presence regularly throughout the semester
    • Webcasts General meetings for online students
    • Attends and participates in Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Assists with setup and cleanup of LISSA sponsored events
  • Secretary – Jolie Lang (jjl315@scarletmail.rutgers.edu)

     

    • Attends and participates in Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Keeps minutes of all Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Emails monthly meeting minutes to the Website Administrator so they can be posted on LISSA’s website and various social media channels
  • Treasurer – OPEN
    • Works with President and Vice President to create an annual budget to submit to GSA in September; assist the creation of an additional January budget submitted to GSA
    • Regularly submits reimbursement requests to GSA / Student Services Office for LISSA throughout the semester
    • Attends and participates in Executive Board meetings and General meetings
    • Supplies food for the General meetings
    • Assists with setup and cleanup of LISSA sponsored events
  • Graduate Student Association (GSA) Representative – OPEN

     

    • Attends GSA monthly meetings and signs attendance for LISSA
    • Acts as a representative of LISSA at GSA meetings
    • Reports at LISSA meetings on what was discussed at GSA meetings
    • Assists the Treasurer in creating an annual budget to submit to GSA in September; assist the creation of an additional January budget submitted to GSA
    • Attends and participates in Executive Board meetings and General meetings
  • Faculty Advisor – Nancy Kranich