StaffGuide: Committees


The committee serves as the governing body for the shared Library Services Platform and Discovery service communicating system updates, issues, and procedures throughout the organization.  The committee makes recommendations concerning:

  • policies and practices
  • new software releases and enhancements
  • new products and integrations with third-party services. 

Members of the committee serve as module coordinators for their respective areas; each module coordinator is responsible for communicating with departments throughout the organization concerning system functions and practices.



Name Representing
Beth Juhl Chair / System Admin
Kariah Brust Crystal Bridges
Sherryl Faulkner-Robinson Fulfillment
Tess Gibson Resource Sharing
Mary Gilbertson Acquisitions
Dominick Grillo Law
Abigail Guay Crystal Bridges
Cody Hackett Electronic Resources
Phillip J. Jones Branches
Deborah Kulczak Metadata
Mary Leverance Preservation
Michele Reilly Alma Special Projects
Mandi Smith Collection Development
Dennis Stephenson User Services
Emily Ward Special Collections
Michelle Weston Resource Management


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Discovery Group

Chair: Beth Juhl

Responsible for: public interfaces; ingest, display and discoverability of library-created content (IR, digital collections, LibGuides, LibAnswers, Databases A-Z, among others), connectivity of public interface to other systems (ILLiad, citation managers, error reports, external search), overall website usability and accessibility.

  • Beth Juhl (lead)
  • Molly Boyd
  • Dominick Grillo (Law)
  • Dylan Hurd
  • Mary Leverance
  • Robin Roggio
  • Luti Salisbury
  • Emily Ward
  • Michelle Weston
  • Megan York

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