About Membership Committee

The Membership Committee facilitate member recruitment, retention and involvement. Representative activities include:

  • Welcoming new section members by sending a letter, a TS-SIS brochure and a volunteer form.
  • Preparing the volunteer request form and working with the web site manager for posting by February 1. Forwarding copies of submitted volunteer forms to the appropriate committee chairs and/or officers.
  • Assisting the TS-SIS Chair in answering inquiries about membership in the section.
  • Representing TS-SIS at the CONELL Marketplace and serving as liaison to the AALL Mentorship Project.
  • Helping to staff the TS-SIS table in the exhibit hall at the annual meeting.

See the TS-SIS Handbook for further activities and duties of the Committee.


Bess Reynolds
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
breynolds [at]

2014/2015 Member Roster

Marlene Cooper
Wachtel, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
MSCooper [at]

Ian Kipnes
California Western School of Law
ikipnes [at]

Sarah Lin
Reed Smith
slin [at]

Ellen McGrath
University of Buffalo
emcgrath [at]

Linda Reid
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
linda.reid [at]

Betty Roeske
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
betty.roeske [at]

Brian Striman
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
brian.striman [at]

Antoinette Vanterpool
Diversity Fellow
OCLC Quality Control
vanterpa [at]