Governance

Governance

Board of Directors

The business affairs of the Alliance are managed by the Board of Directors, according to the provisions of the Alliance Bylaws. The Board meets on a quarterly basis to manage the financial interests of the organization and provide broad oversight of the consortium's activities. 

Members of the Board of Directors (FY 2019)

Last updated August 2018

Board Member Member Institution Title
Michelle Jeske, Chair Denver Public Library City Librarian
Rhonda Gonzales, Vice-Chair Colorado State University-Pueblo Dean of Library Services
Craig Woody, Secretary/Treasurer University of Denver Vice Chancellor Financial Affairs
Patrick Burns Colorado State University VP for IT and Dean of Libraries
Kathleen Kinkema Western State Colorado University Associate Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Salvador Aceves Regis University Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Martin Garnar FY19 Chair of Alliance Member Council / University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Dean of Libraries
Helen Reed University of Northern Colorado Dean of University Libraries
Enid Ruiz-Mattei Colorado College Senior Budget Analyst
Kevin L. Moore Colorado School of Mines Vice Provost for Strategic Initiativesand Dean of Integrative Programs

Member Council

Operating within the general policies established by the Board of Directors, the Alliance Member Council meets every two months to discuss the mission-related activities of the Alliance. The Alliance Member Council is composed of the Dean or Director of each Alliance member institution library (or their representatives). From time to time, the Council will establish task forces or committees to examine topics of interest to the members.

Member Council Members

Last updated August 2018

Council Member Member Institution Title
Michelle Jeske Denver Public Library City Librarian
Michael Levine-Clark University of Denver Dean of University Libraries
Patrick Burns Colorado State University Vice President of IT and Dean of Libraries
Sylvia Rael Colorado Mesa University Library Director
Ivan Gaetz University of Wyoming Dean of Libraries
JoAnn Jacoby Colorado College Library Director
Dustin Fife, Vice-Chair Chair FY19 Western State Colorado University Library Director
Janet Lee Regis University Dean of the Library
Melissa De Santis University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus Library Director
Helen Reed University of Northern Colorado Dean of University Libraries
Cinthya Ippoliti Auraria Library University Librarian and Director
Martin Garnar, Chair FY19 University of Colorado Colorado Springs Dean of Libraries
Carol Smith Colorado School of Mines University Librarian
Robert McDonald University of Colorado Boulder Dean of University Libraries
Rhonda Gonzales Colorado State University-Pueblo Dean of Library Services
David Schaffter United States Air Force Academy Interim Library Director