Education and Professional Development Committee


The general purpose of the Education and Professional Development Committee is to provide educational programs, speakers, seminars and classes to the membership via webinar. The committee is responsible for suggesting webinar-based educational programming sponsored by the PLLIP-SIS to the Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect.

All programming is geared to accomplish the following:

  • ¬†Amplify or focus on substantive areas of law or library science.
  • Provide a forum for discussion of techniques, skills, and problems in the workplace.
  • Offer opportunities to discuss new techniques and/or developments in librarianship and information science.
  • Provide general interest programs that are not directly related to law libraries, such as financial planning, stress management, etc.


Laurel Evans, Co-chair
Tanya Livshits, Co-chair
Ramon Barajas, Board Liaison
Andre Davison, Board Liaison
Alexis Branham
Diane Deng
Jordan McCorison
Kevin Miles
Margaret Purdy
Michelle Trovillo
Ana Toft Nielsen
Julie Jones