2020 VLA Election of Officers Open Now!

The election of the 2020 Virginia Library Association (VLA) Officers opens August 1, 2019, and will close on September 6, 2019.

Remember, in order to vote in the election you MUST BE A MEMBER OF VLA (Affiliate, Individual or Life Member.) You are always welcome to become a member or renew your membership.

Candidates 

One of the benefits of membership is choosing the officers who will help lead our association for the next several years in FOUR key positions: Vice President/President-Elect, 2nd Vice President, Treasurer, and ALA Councilor. See the candidates up for election below. To view Biographical Information and a Candidate Statement for each individual, visit the 2020 VLA Election of Officers page.

Joslyn Bowling Dixon

Candidate for Vice President/
President-Elect

Joslyn Bowling Dixon
Prince William Public Library System

Tom Shepley

Candidate for Vice President/
President-Elect

Tom Shepley
Pamunkey Regional Library System

Regina S. Carter

Candidate for
2nd Vice President

Regina S. Carter
University of Virginia

Candidate for
2nd Vice President

Angela K. W. Harvey
University of Virginia-Wise

Candice Benjes-Small

Candidate for
2nd Vice President

Candice Benjes-Small
William & Mary Libraries

Bill Edwards-Bodmer

Candidate for
Treasurer

Bill Edwards-Bodmer
Suffolk Public Library

Diane Rebertus

Candidate for
Treasurer
Diane Rebertus
Gloucester Public Library

Maryska Connolly-Brown

Candidate for
ALA Councilor

Maryska Connolly-Brown
Hampden-Sydney College

Lucy Rush

Candidate for
ALA Councilor
Lucinda Rush Wittkower
Old Dominion University

You will also be able to vote on Honorary Life Membership for Janet L. Crowther from Williamsburg Regional Library.

To view Biographical Information and a Candidate Statement for each individual, visit the 2020 VLA Election of Officers page.