Leadership

UNYSLA is the upstate New York chapter of SLA. We provide professional development programming and networking opportunities for special librarians and information professionals.

Executive Board

President (2019) Virginia Young SUNY Upstate Medical University
President-Elect (2019) Erin Rowley University at Buffalo
Past President (2019) Ruth Owens SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry
Treasurer (2018-2019) Sarah Siddiqui University of Rochester
Director, Vendor Relations (2019-2020) Amy Slutzky SUNY Upstate Medical University
Secretary (2018-2019) Jill Wilson ChaseDesign, LLC
Director, Membership & Recruitment (2018-2019) Allison Perry Bond, Schoeneck, & King, PLLC

Advisory Board

Archivist Jason Harvey University of Rochester
Awards Chair Sue Cardinal University of Rochester
Library School Chapter Liaison, Albany Amelia Birdsall NYS Small Business Development Center
Library School Chapter Liaison, Buffalo (vacant)
Library School Chapter Liaison, Syracuse (vacant)
List Manager Ken Bolton Cornell University
Local Area Meetings Co-Coordinator, Albany Amelia Birdsall NYS Small Business Development Center
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, Buffalo Erin Rowley University at Buffalo
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, Ithaca (vacant)
Local Area Meetings Coordinator, Syracuse Allison Perry Bond, Schoeneck, & King, PLLC
Nominating Committee Chair Ruth Owens SUNY ESF
Parliamentarian (vacant)
Public Relations Chair Jennifer Embree Binghamton University
Webmaster Natalie LoRusso Syracuse University