Committee functions: (1) to suggest & foster plans designed to solicit new memberships, (2) to encourage renewal of memberships of all librarians, active and retired; paraprofessionals; MLIS graduate students; and library trustees, friends, and advocates; and (3) to host membership tables and exhibits at conferences.
Members: a chair (2nd VP/Membership Chair) and representatives from public, school, special, and academic libraries. The Administrative Services Coordinator serves as an ex-officio member.
The Georgia Library Association mission is to provides leadership that empowers and supports library and information professionals and the diverse library community by promoting professional growth, fostering innovation, creativity, and expertise, and through advocacy that advances and sustains library services throughout Georgia.Membership in GLA provides educational, leadership, and professional development opportunities.
Refer a member to join GLA in the month of August, and the two of you will be entered for a chance to win a complimentary registration to this year's COMO conference in Athens, GA! The more people you refer, the more chances you'll have to win. Click here once your referral has joined to enter the drawing at https://goo.gl/forms/Drmn0M4BSZurHRaP2
Chair: Mack Freeman
Karen Manning (Metro) (Past Chair)
Holly Heitman (North East)
Jennifer Lautzenheiser (Middle)
Jodi Brown (Middle)
Sarah Kirkley (South East)
Fred Smith (South East)
Emily Rogers (South West)
Geri Lynn Mullis
Dr. Reginald Ponder
Link to GLA Membership Page
Link to GLA Guide for New Members