Archived Webinar with Emily Sheketoff
The recorded archive of Emily Sheketoff’s webinar discussing the ALA Washington Office for the 2010 Emerging Leaders is now available at: http://connectpro72403849.acrobat.com/p92793780/ .
A big thank you to Emily for sharing her time, and so much valuable information about the Washington Office, and ways for ALA Members to get involved.
Big thanks also to Gwendolyn Prellwitz, ALA Office for Diversity & Spectrum, for time and support in producing the Webinar. Big thanks also to Emerging Leader Subcommittee members Rachel Vacek and Connie Paul, and HRDR Program Officer and Emerging Leaders Program Coordinator Beatrice Calvin, and Lorelle Swader, Director of HRDR for their time and support in planning and producing the Emerging Leaders Webinar series.
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER
Emily Sheketoff is the Associate Executive Director of the American Library Association (ALA), managing the Washington Office. In that capacity, she directs lobbying efforts before Congress and the Executive Branch to fund libraries, and works on initiatives important to the library community such as family literacy, public access to government information, first amendment protection, and intellectual property and copyright issues. Ms. Sheketoff also oversees the policy work done by the Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP), an office that promotes the development and utilization of electronic access to information as a means to ensure the public’s right to a free and open information society.