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Pamela Reisinger
Director of Meetings
American Association of Law Libraries
105 W. Adams Street, Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60603-6225

Phone: 312/205-8026
Fax: 312/431-1097
Email: preisinger@aall.org

Responsibilities: Plans and develops the physical and operational arrangements for the Association's Annual Meeting, Continuing Professional Education Institutes, and various Executive Board and committee meetings held throughout the year. Planning includes include site selection, contract management and supervision of facility and service providers. Serves as staff liaison to Local Arrangements Committee and AALL caucuses and provides event planning support and guidance to all committees, special interest sections, chapters and affiliates. 



Celeste Smith
Director of Education
American Association of Law Libraries
105 W. Adams Street, Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60603-6225

Phone: 312/205-8032
Fax: 312/431-1097
Email: csmith@aall.org

Responsibilities: Oversee the development and implementation of AALL's education strategy, including annual meeting education, management and leadership programs, and online initiatives. Liaison to member organizations, committees and special interest sections for continuing education efforts. Collaborate with AALL leadership, education committees, special advisory committees and task forces to plan and implement continuing education policy, design new educational experiences and engagement initiatives, map program direction, and administer the continuing education grants program.


 

Heidi Letzmann
Education and Programs Manager
American Association of Law Libraries
105 W. Adams Street, Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60603-6225

Phone: 312/205-8014
Fax: 312/205-8015
Email: hletzmann@aall.org

Responsibilities: Works directly with the Annual Meeting Program Committee, and program and workshop coordinators and speakers throughout the year to facilitate educational programming at the Annual Meeting. Manages collection and promotion of Annual Meeting educational content (online and in print). Works with contractors/consultants for printing, registration, program evaluations, online content delivery, housing and travel at the Annual Meeting. Works with SISs and other AALL entities to coordinate additional educational opportunities outside of the Annual Meeting. 



Vanessa Castillo
Education and Meetings Assistant
American Association of Law Libraries
105 W. Adams Street, Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60603-6225

Phone: 312/205-8010
Fax: 312/431-1097
Email: vcastillo@aall.org

Responsibilities: Assists Director of Meetings with preparations for the Annual Meeting. Assists Director of Education with ongoing support for continuing education programs. Responds to inquiries from both members and non-members concerning the Annual Meeting and continuing education programs. Provides administrative support to other staff as needed.