Executive Board

ELECTED OFFICERS AND APPOINTED OFFICIALS 2018-2019

Executive Board (voting)

Merle Rosenzweig
President
October 2018 – October 2019
Taubman Health Sciences Libraries
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
president@midwestmla.org

Karen Hanus
Immediate Past President
October 2018 – October 2019
Medical College of Wisconsin Libraries
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Emily Ginier
President Elect
October 2018 – October 2019
Taubman Health Sciences Libraries
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
president.elect@midwestmla.org

Kathryn A. Mlsna
Treasurer
October 2018 – October 2019
Medical College of Wisconsin Libraries
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
treasurer@midwestmla.org

Laura Menard
Membership Secretary
October 2018 – October 2020
Ruth Lily Medical Library
Indiana University, School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
members@midwestmla.org

Edith Starbuck
Recording Secretary
October 2017 – October 2019
UC Libraries
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH
recording.secretary@midwestmla.org

Margaret Hoogland
Representative to the MLA Chapter Council
May 2019 – May 2020
Mulford Health Science Library
University of Toledo
Toledo, OH
mla.representative@midwestmla.org

Kerry Dhakal
Alternate Representative to the MLA Chapter Council
May 2016 – May 2019
Health Sciences Library 
Ohio State University 
Columbus, OH
alt.mla.representative@midwestmla.org

Hanna Schmillen
Representative at Large
October 2018 – October 2020
Ohio University Libraries
Athens, OH
representative.at.large@midwestmla.org

Other Officers (non-voting)

OPEN
Parliamentarian

Chase Masters
Archivist
University of Michigan
Taubman Health Sciences Library
Ann Arbor, MI

Beth Whipple
Governmental Relations Liaison
October 2017 – October 2019
Indiana University
Ruth Lilly Medical Library
Indianapolis, IN

Candidate for Membership on MLA Nominating Committee (non-voting)

Jessica DeCaro
Candidate for Membership on MLA Nominating Committee
October 2018 – October 2019
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland Health Sciences Library
Cleveland, OH

Committee Chairs (non-voting)

Clare Leibfarth, Chair
Annual Meetings
October 2017 – October 2019
Cleveland Clinic Akron General
Medical Library
Akron, OH

Jacqueline Freeman
Awards & Scholarships
University of Michigan
Taubman Health Sciences Library
Ann Arbor, MI
awards@midwestmla.org

Elizabeth Huggins
Communications
October 2017 – October 2019
Loyola University Chicago
Health Sciences Library
Maywood, IL
communications@midwestmla.org

Kathryn A. Mlsna
Finance
October 2018 – October 2020
Medical College of Wisconsin Libraries
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
treasurer@midwestmla.org

Laura Menard
Membership Secretary
October 2018 – October 2020
Ruth Lily Medical Library
Indiana University, School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
members@midwestmla.org

Angela Tucker
Professional Practice
October 2017 – October 2019
Memorial Health System
Marietta, Ohio

Elected Officers take office at the close of the Chapter’s annual meeting following their election. All other terms are for calendar year unless otherwise noted.