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STATE LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS

Alabama Library Association

Alabama Library Association, 6030 Monticello Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117, 334-414-0113, Executive Director: Angie Moore, Association Administrator;
Founded: 1904
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Jessica Hayes; President-Elect: Daniel Tackett; ALA Chapter Councilor: Paula Laurita (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Alabama Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in April); Correct as of 7/23/2019

Alaska Library Association

Alaska Library Association, P.O. Box 81084, Fairbanks, AK 99708, 907-479-5196, FAX 907-474-6841; Executive Officer: Stacey Glaser
Founded: 1972
Conference(s): 2020: Combined with AkLA / PNLA conference to occur August 4-7 2020 in Juneau https://pnla.org/pnla-akla-2020-joint-conference/
President: Robert Barr; President Elect: Deborah Rinio ; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lorelei Sterling (2022), Library Advocacy: Take Action for Alaska Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in February) Correct as of: 11/06/2019

Arizona Library Association

Arizona Library Association,1645 W. Valencia Rd. #109-432, Tucson, AZ 85746 PH: 602.614.2841; 480-609-3999, FAX 480-609-3939;
Founded: 1926
Conference(s): 2019: November 7- 8*, 2019, Tucson, AZ
President: Corey Christians; President-Elect: John Walsh; ALA Chapter Councilor: Dan Stanton (2021); Library Advocacy: Engage Arizona
(Chapter Officers change in December) Correct as of: 11/06/2019

Arkansas Library Association

Arkansas Library Association, ArLA, P.0 BOX 3821, Little Rock, AR 72203, ArLA Business Office, 501-860-7585;
Founded: 1911
Conference(s): 2019: September 27-29, Hot Springs, AR.
President: Crystal Gates; President-elect: Philip Shackelford; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lacy Wolfe (2021) ; Library Advocacy: Take Action for Arkansas Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in December) 11/06/2019

California Library Association

California Library Association, 1055 E. Colorado Blvd., Suite 500, Pasadena, CA. 91106; 626-204-4071; Business Manager: Beth Wrenn-Estes
Founded: 1895
Conference(s): 2019: October 24–26, 2019
President: Hillary Theyer; President-Elect: Jayanti Addleman; ALA Chapter Councilor: Cecilia Tovar (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for California Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in November); Correct as of 11/06/2019

Colorado Association of Libraries

Colorado Association of Libraries, 12011 Tejon Street, Suite 700, Westminster, CO 80234, 303-463-6400; Fax: 303-458-0002: Contact Amanda Rewerts, Business Manager; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1892
Conference(s): 2019: September 19 – 21, 2019, Embassy Suites, 4705, Loveland, CO
President: Tammy Sayle; President-Elect: Ryan Buller; ALA Chapter Councilor: Jayne Blodgett (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Colorado Libraries
(Chapter Officers change January 1); Correct as of 12/18/18

Connecticut Library Association

Connecticut Library Association, Connecticut Library Association, 234 Court Street, Middletown, CT 06457, 860-346-2444, FAX 860-344-9199: Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Lisa Karim; Vice President/President Elect: Tom Piezzo; ALA Chapter Councilor: Erin Shea (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Connecticut Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of: 7/23/2019

Delaware Library Association

Delaware Library Association, c/o Delaware Division of Libraries, 121 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. North, Dover, DE 19901; [email protected]; Executive Director: Vacant
Founded: 1934
Conference(s): 2019: May 1-3, Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay, Cambridge, MD, Joint Conference with Maryland Library Association;
President: Alison Wessel; Vice President: Catherine Wimberley; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lauren Wallis (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Delaware Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in May); Correct as of 7/23/2019

District of Columbia Library Association

District of Columbia Library Association, P.O. Box 1653, Union Station, Washington, DC 20002, 202-707-7655; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1894
Conference(s): n/a
President: Tracy Sumler; President-Elect: Meg Metcalf; ALA Chapter Councilor: Erica Harbeson (2022); Library Advocacy: Take Action for District of Columbia Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/23/2019

Florida Library Association

Florida Library Association, 541 East Tennessee Street, Suite 103, Tallahassee, FL 32308, 850-270-9205, Fax 850-270-9405; Executive Director: Lisa O’Donnell
Founded: 1905
Conference(s): 2020 conference dates: May 13-15, 2020 DoubleTree by Hilton at Universal, Orlando, FL
President: Eric Head; President-Elect: Laura Spears; ALA Chapter Councilor: Sara Gonzalez (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Florida Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in May (dates vary as officers change at end of each annual conference); Correct as of 7/22/2019

Georgia Library Association

Georgia Library Association, Administrative Services, c/o Dr. Gordon Baker, P.O. Box 30324, Savannah, GA 31410. Delivery Address: Dr. Gordon Baker, 270 Suncrest Blvd., Savannah, GA 31410. Telephone Number: 404/444-0251
Founded: 1897
Conference(s): 2020 TBA
President: Fred Smith; President-Elect: Jennifer Lautzenheiser; ALA Chapter Councilor: Tamika Barnes (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Georgia Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January); Correct as of 11/06/2019

Hawaii Library Association

Hawaii Library Association, P.O. Box 4441, Honolulu, HI 96814-4441; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1922
Conference(s): November 9-11, 2019 in Kauai.
President: Sharrese Castillo; President-Elect: Michael Aldrich; ALA Chapter Councilor: Andrew B. Wertheimer (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Hawaii Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in November); Correct as of 11/06/2019

Idaho Library Association

Idaho Library Association, P.O. Box 8533, Moscow, ID 83843; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1915
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Kate Lovan; Vice-President: Erin Downey; ALA Chapter Councilor: Ben Hunter (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Idaho Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October); Correct as of 7/23/2019.

Illinois Library Association

Illinois Library Association, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654-6799, 312-644-1896, FAX 312-644-1899; Executive Director: Diane Foote
Founded: 1896
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Molly Beestrum; President-Elect: Veronica De Fazio; ALA Chapter Councilor: Jeannie Dilger (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Illinois Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July)

Indiana Library Federation

Indiana Library Federation, 941 E. 86th Street, Suite 260, Indianapolis, IN 46240, 317-257-2040, FAX 317-257-1389; Executive Director: Lucinda Nord
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2020: TBA; See events.
President: Edra Waterman; President-Elect: Susie Highley; ALA Chapter Councilor: Beth Munk (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Indiana Libraries ILF Advocacy/Legislative page
(Chapter officers are on a calendar year; legislative committee co-chairs change in July.)

Iowa Library Association

Iowa Library Association, 6919 Vista Drive, West Des Moines, IA 50266, 515-282-8192; Fax: 515-282-9117; Executive Director: Susan O’Brien
Founded: 1890
Conference(s): 2019: October 2-4, La Vista Embassy Suites, Joint Conference with Nebraska Library Association and Nebraska School Librarians Association
President: Dan Chibnall; President-Elect: Mara Strickler; ALA Chapter Councilor: Samantha Helmick (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Iowa Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in December)

Kansas Library Association

Kansas Library Association, Northwest Kansas Library System, 2 Washington Sq., Norton, KS 67654, 785-877-5148
Founded: 1900
Conference(s): 2020: October 28, 29, 30, 2020 in Wichita, KS
President:Robin Newell; President-Elect: Meagan Zampieri; ALA Chapter Councilor: Marie Pyko (2020); Library Advocacy: N/A
(Chapter Officers change in October); Correct as of 11/06/2019

Kentucky Library Association

Kentucky Library Association, 5932 Timber Ridge Drive, Suite 101, Prospect, KY 40059; 502-223-5322 (O) * 502-223-4937 (F); Executive Director: Tom Underwood
Founded: 1906
Conference(s): 2020: October 14-16, Lexington, Kentucky
President: Kandace Rogers; President-Elect: Mark Adler; ALA Chapter Councilor: Maria Taylor (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Kentucky Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October); Correct as of 11/19/2019)

Louisiana Library Association

Louisiana Library Association, 1190 Meramec Station Rd., Suite 207 Ballwin, MO 63021; 972-851-8000; fax: 225-408-4422; toll free: 877-550-7890; Executive Director: N/A
Founded: 1925
Conference(s): 2020:
President: Sonnett Ireland; President-Elect: Don Smith; ALA Chapter Councilor: Vivian McCain (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Louisiana Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 11/06/19

Maine Library Association

Maine Library Association, 93 Saco Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064; 207-730-3028; Executive Director: Jenna Blake Davis
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2020: September 28-29
President: Jennifer A. Alvino; Vice President: Wynter Giddings ; ALA Chapter Councilor: Kara Reiman (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Maine Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/22/2019

Maryland Library Association

Maryland Library Association, 1401 Hollins St., Baltimore, MD 21223, 410-947-5090, FAX 410-947-5089; Executive Director: Margaret Carty
Founded: 1923
Conference(s): 2020: May 6-8, May 5-6-7, 2021 and May 4-5-6, 2022 Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay, Cambridge, MD, Joint Conference with Delaware Library Association
President: Andrea Berstler; President-Elect: Morgan Miller; ALA Chapter Councilor: David Dahl (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Maryland Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/23/2019

Massachusetts Library Association

Massachusetts Library Association, PO Box 404 · Malden · MA 02148 · 781-698-7764 · [email protected] Association Manager: Rebecca Beckley
Founded: 1890
Conference(s): 2020: May 18-20, Hyannis, MA
President: Esmé E. Green; Vice President: Nora Blake ; ALA Chapter Councilor: Charlotte Canelli (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Massachusetts Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/23/2019.

Michigan Library Association

Michigan Library Association, 3410 Belle Chase Way, Suite 100, Lansing MI 48911, 517-394-2774 ext. 224, FAX 517-394-2675; Executive Director: Deborah E. Mikula
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2019: October 16-19, 2019 in Novi, MI
President: Kristin Shelley; President-Elect: Julia Eisenstein; ALA Chapter Councilor: Jennifer Dean (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Michigan Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/22/19

Minnesota Library Association

Minnesota Library Association, 400 S 4th St, Ste 754E • Minneapolis, MN 55415, phone: 612-294-6549; Executive Director: Leslie Johnson
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2019: September 19 and 20, 2019 at Mystic Lake Center
President: Kirsten Clark; President-Elect: Patti Bross ; ALA Chapter Councilor: Hannah Buckland (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Minnesota Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January); Correct as of 11/12/18.

Mississippi Library Association

Mississippi Library Association, Administrator, P.O. Box 13687, Jackson, MS 39236, 601-981-4586,; Administrator: Paula Bass
Founded: 1909
Conference(s): 2019: October 22-25, 2019, Westin, Jackson, MS
President: Sarah Mangrum; President-Elect: Sarah Crisler-Ruskey; ALA Chapter Councilor: Ellen Ruffin (2019); Library Advocacy: Contact MLA
(Chapter Officers change in January); Correct as of 12/18/18

Missouri Library Association

Missouri Library Association, , 1190 Meramec Station Road, Suite 207, Ballwin, MO 63021-7818 . Association management contact: Tracy Byerly; Linda Elkow, MLA Business Agent, 800-843-8482 x 2895; 636-529-1396 (fax); Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1900
Conference(s): 2019: October 2-4, Kansas City, MO Joint Conference with NSLA
President: Erin Gray; President-Elect: Cyndi Dudenhoffer; ALA Chapter Councilor: Margaret Conroy (2022); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Missouri Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January)

Montana Library Association

Montana Library Association, 5176 N. Valle Dorado, Kingman AZ 86409, 406-579-3121); Executive Director: Debbi Kramer
Founded: 1913
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Mary Anne Hansen; President-Elect: Gavin Woltjer; ALA Chapter Councilor: Matt Beckstrom (2022); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Montana Libraries
(Chapter Officers change on June 1) Correct as of 7/23/2019

Nebraska Library Association

Nebraska Library Association, P.O. Box 21756, Lincoln, NE 68542-1756; 402-486-9285; Executive Director: Ginger Jelinek
Founded: 1895
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Michael Straatmann; President-Elect: Laura England-Biggs; ALA Chapter Councilor: Micki Dietrich (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Nebraska Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October) Correct as of: 11/06/2019

Nevada Library Association

Nevada Library Association, 900 N Roop Street, Carson City, NV 89701; Executive Secretary: Sue Yang-Peace; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1946
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
(Chapter Officers change in January)
President: Jeff Scott; President-Elect: Forrest Lewis; ALA Chapter Councilor: TBA (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Nevada Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January) Correct as of 11/06/2019

New Hampshire Library Association

New Hampshire Library Association, c/o NH State Library, 20 Park St, Concord, NH 03301-6314; Secretary: Sarah St. Martin, 603-624-6550
Founded: 1889
Conference(s): 2020 Joint conference with the New England Library Association, Manchester Downtown Hotel, Manchester, NH, October 25-27, 2020
President: Amy Lappin; President-Elect: Yvette Couser; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lori Fisher (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for New Hampshire Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January)

New Jersey Library Association

New Jersey Library Association, P.O. Box 1534, Trenton, NJ 08607, 609-394-8032, FAX 609-394-8164; Executive Director: Patricia A. Tumulty
Founded: 1890
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
(Chapter Officers change in July)
President: Leah Wagner; President-Elect: Tonya Garcia; ALA Chapter Councilor: Jayne Beline (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for New Jersey Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July); Correct as of 7/23/18

New Mexico Library Association

New Mexico Library Association, Administrative Assistant: Linda O’Connell, c/o NMLA, P.O. Box 26074, Albuquerque, NM 87125, 505-400-7309, FAX 505-891-5171; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1924
Conference(s): 2019: October 21-October 23, Albuquerque, NM
President: David Cox; Vice President/President Elect: Melanie Templet; ALA-APA Councilor: Elizabeth Titus (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for New Mexico Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October)

New York Library Association

New York Library Association, 6021 State Farm Road, Guilderland, NY 12084, 518-432-6952 ext. 101, FAX 518-427-1697; Executive Director: Jeremy Johannesen
Founded: 1890
Conference(s): 2019: Saratoga Springs, November 13-16; 2020: Saratoga Springs, November 4-7
President: Tim Burke; President-Elect: Michelle Young ALA Chapter Councilor: Jennifer Ferriss (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for New York Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in November)

North Carolina Library Association

North Carolina Library Association, Executive Assistant: n/a, North Carolina Library Association, 265 Eastchester Dr., Suite 133, #364, High Point, NC 27262. Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1904
Conference(s): 2021: October 19-22, 2021
President: Lorrie Russell; President-Elect: Libby Stone; ALA Chapter Councilor: Siobhan Loendorf (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for North Carolina Libraries
(Officers, Two-year term; change in October) Changes Correct as of 11/06/2019

North Dakota Library Association

North Dakota Library Association, P.O. Box 1595, Bismarck, ND 58502-1595
Founded: 1906
Conference(s): 2020: Sept 30-Oct 2 in Bismarck, ND
President: Traci Lund; President-Elect: Amy Soma; ALA Chapter Councilor: Laurie McHenry (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for North Dakota Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in September) Correct as of 11/06/2019

Ohio Library Council

Ohio Library Council, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 440, Columbus, OH 43229, 614-410-8092, FAX 614-410-8098; Executive Director: Michelle Francis
Founded: 1895
Conference(s): 2019: September 25-27, Duke Energy Center and Hyatt Regency, Cincinnati, OH
Chair of the Board: Kacie Armstrong; Vice Chair of the Board/Chair-Elect: Cheryl Kuonen; ALA Chapter Councilor: Meg Delaney (2021); Library Advocacy: Protect the PLF
(Chapter Officers change in January) Correct as of: 7/23/2019

Oklahoma Library Association

Oklahoma Library Association, 1190 Meramec Station Road, Suite 207, Ballwin, MO 63021-6902; 800-843-8482 (option 1); fax: 636-529-1396; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1907
Conference(s): 2020: April 22-24 in Tulsa, OK.
President: Lisa Wells; President-Elect: Cathy Blackman; ALA Chapter Councilor: Sarah E. Robbins (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Oklahoma Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July) Correct as of 7/23/2019

Oregon Library Association

Oregon Library Association, P.O. Box 3067, La Grande, OR 97850, 541-962-5824; Shirley Roberts, Association Management Services, Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1940
Conference(s): 2020: April 29 – May 2 at the Riverhouse on the Deschutes in Bend, Oregon.
President: Elaine Hirsch; President-Elect: Kate Lasky; ALA Chapter Councilor: Kirsten Brodbeck-Kenny (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Oregon Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in September) Correct as of 7/23/2019

Pennsylvania Library Association

Pennsylvania Library Association, 220 Cumberland Parkway, Suite 10, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, 717-766-7663, FAX 717-766-5440; Executive Director: Christi Buker
Founded: 1901
Conference(s): 2019: October 13-16, Erie, PA; 2020: October 18-21, Mount Pocono, PA; 2021: October 17-20, Monroeville, PA.
President: Michele Legate; President Elect: Tom Reinsfelder; ALA Chapter Councilor: Barbara McGary (2022); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Pennsylvania Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January) Correct as of: 11/06/2019

Rhode Island Library Association

Rhode Island Library Association, P.O. Box 6765, Providence, RI 02940; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1903
Conference(s): 2020: May 27-28
President: Julie Holden; President-Elect: Rachael Juskuv; ALA Chapter Councilor: Jack Martin (2019); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Rhode Island Libraries
(Chapter Officers, Two-year term; Officers change in June) Correct as of 11/06/2019

South Carolina Library Association

South Carolina Library Association, Donald Wood, Executive Secretary ∙ South Carolina Library Association ∙ PO Box 1763 ∙ Columbia, SC 29202 ∙ 803-252-1087 ∙ Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1915
Conference(s): 2020: October 7-9, 2020, Columbia, SC
President: Amanda Stone; President-Elect: Nathan Flowers; ALA Chapter Councilor: Kevin Reynolds (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for South Carolina Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January) Correct as of 11/06/2019

South Dakota Library Association

South Dakota Library Association, Executive Secretary/Treasurer: Audrea Buller, 208 West 5th Avenue, PO Box 283, Lennox, SD 57039; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1917
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Ashia Gustafson; Vice-President/President Elect: Julie Erickson; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lisa Brunick (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for South Dakota Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October) Correct as of 11/06/2019

Tennessee Library Association

Tennessee Library Association, P.O. Box 241074, Memphis, TN 38124-1074, 901-485-6952; Executive Director: Annelle Huggins
Founded: 1902
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Jill Rael; President-Elect: Erika Long; ALA Chapter Councilor: Susan L. Jennings (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Tennessee Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in July) Correct as of: 7/23/2019

Texas Library Association

Texas Library Association, 3355 Bee Cave Rd. #401, Austin, TX 78746-6763, 512-328-1518, FAX 512-328-8852;
Founded: 1902
Conference(s): 2020: March 24-27, Houston; 2021: Apr. 20-23, San Antonio; 2022: April 25-28, Fort Worth; 2023: April 19-22, Austin; 2024: April 16-19, San Antonio; 2025: April 1-4, Dallas; 2026: March 30-April 2, Houston; 2027: March 30-April 2, Dallas; 2028: April 24 – 27, San Antonio. See TLA’s conference page for latest conference information.
Interim Executive Director: Joe Dahlstrom; President: Cecilia Barham; President-Elect: Christina Gola; ALA Chapter Councilor: Mary Woodard (2020), Library Advocacy: Take Action for Texas Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in April) Correct as of 7/23/2019

Utah Library Association

Utah Library Association, P.O. Box 708155, Sandy, UT 84070; Executive Director: Barbara Hopkins
Founded: 1912
Conference(s): 2020: May 13 – 15 at the Dixie Center in St. George, Utah.
President: Vern Waters; President-Elect: Daniel Mauchley; ALA Chapter Councilor: Pamela Martin (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Utah Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in May) Correct as of: 11/06/2019

Vermont Library Association

Vermont Library Association, P.O. Box 803, Burlington, VT 05402-0803; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1893
Conference(s): 2020: TBA
President: Amy Olsen; President-Elect: Amanda Merk; ALA Chapter Councilor: (Vacant); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Vermont Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in May) Correct as of 7/23/2019

Virginia Library Association

Virginia Library Association, PO Box 56312, Virginia Beach, VA 23456; Executive Director: Lisa R. Varga;, Phone: 757-689-0594, FAX: 757-447-3478
Founded: 1905
Conference(s):2020: October 28-30, The Homestead, Hot Springs, VA; 2021: October 27-29, Richmond, VA
President: Jennifer Resor-Whicker; President-Elect: Joslyn Bowling Dixon; ALA Chapter Councilor: Lucinda Rush Wittkower (2022); Take Action for Virginia Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October) Correct as of 11/06/2019

Washington Library Association

Washington Library Association, PO Box 33808 Seattle, WA 98133, 206-823-1138; Executive Director: Kate Laughlin
Founded: 1931 (See “Twenty-Five Years of the WA Library Association,” by Helen Johns, published in 1956)
Conference(s): 2019: Vancouver, WA, April 17-20 (joint conference with OLA)
President: Rhonda Gould; President-Elect: Emily Keller; ALA Chapter Councilor: Steven Bailey (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Washington Libraries
(Chapter Officers, One-year term; change in January)

West Virginia Library Association

West Virginia Library Association, P.O. Box 1432, Morgantown, WV 26507; Executive Director: Kelly Funkhouser
Founded: 1914
Conference(s): 2019: WVLA 2019 Annual Conference is on October 16, 2019 to October 18, 2019, Clarion Hotel, Shepherdstown, WV
Annual Conference: 2019: October 16-18, Clarion Hotel, Shepherdstown, WV
President: Megan Tarbett; President-elect: Heather Campbell-Shock; ALA Chapter Councilor: Majed Khader (2021); Library Advocacy: Take Action for West Virginia Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in December 1st and ends November 30)

Wisconsin Library Association

Wisconsin Library Association, 4610 South Biltmore Lane, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53718-2153; 608-245-3640, FAX 608-245-3646; Executive Director: Plumer Lovelace
Founded: 1891
Conference(s): 2019: October 8-11, 2019, Kalahari Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin Dells, WI
President: Scott Vrieze President-Elect: Sherry Machones; ALA Chapter Councilor: Sherry Machones (2020); Library Advocacy: Take Action for Wisconsin Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in January)

Wyoming Library Association

Wyoming Library Association, P.O. Box 1387, Cheyenne, WY 82003-1387; Executive Secretary: Laura Grott, Wyoming Library Association, 307-632-7622; Executive Director: n/a
Founded: 1914
Conference(s): 2019: August 8-9, Little America Hotel & Resort, Cheyenne, WY
President: Abby Beaver; Vice-President: Jacob Mickelsen; ALA Chapter Councilor: Janice Grover-Roosa (2021), Library Advocacy: Take Action for Wyoming Libraries
(Chapter Officers change in October; last updated 10/24/2019)

Regional chapters, Guam, and Virgin Islands

Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA)
State Associations within MPLA
Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming
Founded: 1948; see A Tribute Resolution Honoring the 70th Anniversary of the Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA) This memorial resolution was adopted by the ALA Council on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.
Conference(s): 2021: May 2021 Joint with Utah Library Association, Sandy, Utah.
(Officers change at conference)
President: Stephen Sweeney; President-Elect: Robin Newell; Executive Secretary, Judy Kulp, 14293 W Center Dr, Lakewood, CO 80228, 303-985-7795
Publication
Journal: MPLA Newsletter, Melanie Argo, Issued Feb., Apr., June, Aug., Oct., and Dec. Deadlines 1st of month preceding month of publication.

New England Library Association (NELA)

New England Library Association (NELA)
State Associations within NELA
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
Founded: 1939
Conference(s): 2019: October 20-22, Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa, Groton, CT
President and President-Elect Chapter Officers change in October)
President: Susan Edmonds; President-elect/Conference Chair: Jennifer Bruneau

Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA)

Pacific Northwest Library Association (PNLA)
State and Other Associations within PNLA
Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Washington, Alberta, Canada; British Columbia, Canada
Founded: 1909
Conference(s): 2019: August 7-9, Spokane, Washington; 2020: August 5-7, Juneau, AK
President and President-Elect (Chapter Officers change in August)
President: Jenny Grenfell; President-Elect: Rick Stoddart; Secretary: Candice Stenstrom; Montana State University Billings Library, 1500 University Drive, Billings MT 59101, 406-657-1661, 406-657-2037 (fax)
Publication
Journal: PNLA Quarterly, Publications Office, University of Idaho Library, 208-885-7737, Issued in Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter.

Southeastern Library Association (SELA)

Southeastern Library Association (SELA)
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
Founded: 1920
Conference(s) (Annual): 2019: Joint with Arkansas Library Association, September 27-29
President and President-Elect (Chapter Officers, Two-year term; Officers change in January)
President: Linda Suttle Harris; President-Elect: Tim Dodge; Administrative Services, c/o Dr. Gordon Baker, P.O. Box is 30703, Savannah, GA 31410. Delivery Address: Dr. Gordon Baker, 270 Suncrest Blvd., Savannah, GA 31410. Telephone Number: 404/444-0251
Journal: The Southeastern Librarian, Perry Bratcher, Northern Kentucky University, 859-572-6309, Issued Feb., May, Aug., and Nov. Deadlines 15th of month three months preceding of publication. Circulation 1750.

Guam Library Association

Guam Library Association
Founded:
Conference(s): Periodically
President: Dante O. Perez,; Vice President of Programs: Jefrey L. Libao; Vice President of Membership: Melissa M. Gentapanan ; Secretary: Roland A. San Nicolas; Treasurer: Paul B. Drake; ALA Chapter Councilor: TBA
Mailing Address, Guam Library Association, P.O. Box 4226, Hagatna, GU 96932-021
Correct as of 03/8/18

Virgin Islands Library Association

Virgin Islands Library Association, PO Box 446, Kingshill, VI 00851-0446
Founded:
Conference(s):
President, President-Elect, Chapter Councilor
President: Judith V. Rogers (2004 – 2006); Vice President: Carol Grant (2005-2006); ALA Chapter Councilor: TBA

State Grants