Call for Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator

Newsletter Issue: 
Volume 36, no. 4. December 2016

Call for Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator

Annie Glerum

We have a wonderful opportunity for an OLAC member to serve as our Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator.

This is an appointed position on the OLAC Executive Board, and provides many opportunities for creativity and interaction with OLAC colleagues.


The appointment will start as soon as possible. The full description of the position is found in the OLAC  Handbook and copied below. If you have any questions about the Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator's duties, please contact Jeremy Myntti, our OLAC Vice-President/President-Elect and the former Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator.


From the OLAC Handbook:

"The OLAC Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator is responsible for promoting the purposes and objectives of OLAC and encouraging membership growth. This position also acts as a repository for fundraising data related to conference sponsorship and pursues conference donations in cooperation with the Conference Planning Committee. The Outreach-Advocacy Coordinator is  an ex-officio member of the OLAC Executive Board and is required to attend at least one Board meeting per year, consult with the board and contribute regular reports to the OLAC Newsletter. At the Coordinator's request, and the board's discretion, task forces may be appointed as needed. A stipend of $100 will be given for each Board meeting attended. This is an appointed position with a term of office that runs two years with the possibility of reappointment upon satisfactory performance for up to a total of six years."


If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Annie Glerum. I look forward to hearing from you!