Past Officers & Administrators

  • 2017 - 2018

    OFFICERS

    CHAIR

    Alyson Drake
    Assistant Director for Public Services & Director of the Excellence in Legal Research Program
    Texas Tech University School of Law Library

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    Ashley Ahlbrand
    Interim Assistant Director for Public Services
    Indiana University Maurer School of Law

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Katie Hanschke
    Student Services Librarian
    North Carolina Central University School of Law Library

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Paul Gatz
    Reference Librarian
    The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Susan Nevelow Mart
    Associate Professor and Director of the Law Library
    University of Colorado Law School
    Wm. A. Wise Law Library

    PAST CHAIR

    Katie Crandall
    Assistant Director for Outreach
    Florida State University College of Law Research Center

    ADMINISTRATORS

    RIPS LAW LIBRARIAN BLOG

    Jamie Baker, Editor
    Interim Director
    Professor – LRW for LL.M. & Civil Trial Research
    Texas Tech University School of Law

    BLOGGERS

    Erik Adams
    Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

    Bret Christensen
    Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

    Nicole Downing
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Paul Gatz
    Ohio State University Moritz Law Library

    Christine George
    Yeshiva University

    Sarah Gotschall
    University of Arizona College of Law Library

    Lora Johns
    Yale Law School Lillian Goldman Library

    Emily Siess
    Concordia University

    Duane Strojny
    Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

    Brandon Wright
    Loyola University College of Law Library

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    WEBMASTERS

    Khelani Clay
    Access Services Law Librarian and Adjunct Professor
    American University Washington College of Law

    Maribel Nash
    Business/Legal Research Analyst
    DLA Piper (US) LLP

  • 2016–2017

    Officers

    CHAIR

    Katie Crandall
    Assistant Director for Outreach
    Florida State University College of Law Research Center

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    Alyson Drake
    Assistant Director for Public Services & Director of the Excellence in Legal Research Program
    Texas Tech University School of Law Library

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Amy Taylor
    Research Librarian
    Crowell & Moring

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Emily Lawson
    Research Librarian
    University of Houston Law Center

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Susan Nevelow Mart
    Associate Professor and Director of the Law Library
    University of Colorado Law School
    Wm. A. Wise Law Library

    PAST CHAIR

    Laura Ax-Fultz
    Information Services and Outreach Librarian
    Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University

    Administrators

    RIPS LAW LIBRARIAN BLOG

    Jamie Baker, Editor
    Faculty Services & Scholarly Communications Librarian
    Professor – LRW for LL.M. & Civil Trial Research
    Texas Tech University School of Law

    BLOGGERS

    Erik Adams, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, Los Angeles
    Ashley Ahlbrand, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
    Margaret Ambrose, Cornell University
    Christine George, Cardozo School of Law
    Beau Steenken. University of Kentucky
    Paul Gatz, The Ohio State University
    Duane Strojny, WMU–Cooley Law School
    Tig Wartluft, Penn State University

    RIPS Blog Succession Guidelines (approved 2011)

    WEBMASTER

    Maribel Nash
    Business/Legal Research Analyst
    DLA Piper, LLP

  • 2015–2016

    OFFICERS

    CHAIR

    Laura Ax-Fultz
    Information Services and Outreach Librarian
    Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    Katie Crandall
    Assistant Director for Outreach
    Florida State Law Research Center

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Amy Taylor
    Associate Law Librarian
    American University Washington College of Law

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Catherine Lemmer
    Head of Information Services
    Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Emily Lawson
    Research Librarian
    University of Houston Law Center

    PAST CHAIR

    Jennifer Wondracek
    UNT Dallas College of Law

    ADMINISTRATORS

    RIPS LAW LIBRARIAN BLOG

    Susan DeMaine, Editor
    Research and Instructional Services Librarian
    Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

    BLOGGERS

    Ashley Ahlbrand
    Jamie Baker
    Janelle Beitz
    Lindsey Ann Carpino
    Shawn Friend
    Catherine Lemmer
    Tara Mospan
    Thomas Sneed
    Beau Steenken

    RIPS Blog Succession Guidelines (approved 2011)

    WEBMASTER

    Maribel Nash
    Business/Legal Research Analyst
    DLA Piper, LLP

  • 2014–2015

    OFFICERS

    CHAIR

    Jennifer Wondracek
    UNT Dallas College of Law

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    Laura Ax-Fultz
    Information Services and Outreach Librarian
    Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Austin Martin Williams
    Reference/Student Services Librarian
    Georgia State University College of Law Library

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Catherine Lemmer
    Head of Information Services
    Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Sarah Glassmeyer
    Director of Content Development
    Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)

    ADMINISTRATORS

    RIPS LAW LIBRARIAN BLOG

    Susan DeMaine, Editor
    Research and Instructional Services Librarian
    Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

    BLOGGERS

    Jamie Baker
    Catherine Deane
    Susan David deMaine
    Shawn Friend
    Thomas Sneed

    RIPS Blog Succession Guidelines (approved 2011)

    WEBMASTERS

    Maribel Nash
    Associate Director for Public Services
    Pritzker Legal Research Center, Northwestern University School of Law

    Liz McCurry Johnson
    Reference Librarian
    Professional Center Library, Wake Forest University School of Law

  • 2013–2014

    OFFICERS

    CHAIR

    Jennifer Wondracek
    UNT Dallas College of Law

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    Laura Ax-Fultz
    Access Services Librarian
    Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Austin Martin Williams
    Reference/Student Services Librarian
    Georgia State University College of Law Library

    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

    Jason R. Sowards
    Assistant Director of Public Services
    Vanderbilt University
    Alyne Queener Massey Law Library

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Julie Graves Krishnaswami
    Head of Reference Services
    Yale Law School
    Lillian Goldman Law Library

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Sarah Glassmeyer
    Director of Content Development
    Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)

  • 2012–2013

    OFFICERS

    CHAIR

    Jason R. Sowards
    Assistant Director of Instruction and Technology
    Vanderbilt University
    Alyne Queener Massey Law Library

    VICE CHAIR/CHAIR-ELECT

    E.H. Uwe Beltz
    Associate Director for Law Library and Computing
    Texas Tech University School of Law Library

    SECRETARY/TREASURER

    Karin Johnsrud
    Assistant Librarian for Research Services
    United States Supreme Court Library

    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

    Kris Helge

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Lynn K. Hartke
    Reference/Educational Services Librarian
    Saint Louis University
    Omer Poos Law Library

    MEMBER AT LARGE

    Julie Graves Krishnaswami
    Head of Reference Services
    Yale Law School
    Lillian Goldman Law Library