Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa
Te Rau Herenga O Aotearoa

LIANZA committees

Here's a fun fact: LIANZA wouldn't be the strong organisation it is today without the hard work and game-changing contributions from the volunteers on our standing committees and advisory groups, project working groups, region and SIG Committees and various other volunteer roles.

We sincerely thank all of you who volunteer your time and effort for the profession, as well as your employers who generously allow you to carry out LIANZA work during office hours.

Conference 2019
The Conference team organises our annual LIANZA conference and ensures the smooth running of the event from start to finish.
PIMN-SIG (Convenor)
Sue Fargher (Programmes)
Credentials Committee
The Credentials Committee are responsible for awarding LIANZA Professional Recognition awards to their peers.
Anne Anderson (Chair)
Joan Gibbons
Sandra Mann
Michaela O'Donovan
Barbara McPhee
Ian Littleworth
Hester Mountifield
The Committee members have strong relationships with our conference vendors and are responsible for developing sponsorship opportunities for the Association.
Ana Pickering (Chair)
Stef Clark
Margaret Ferguson
Conference Innovators
Standing Committee on Copyright   
The committee advises LIANZA Council on copyright issues affecting libraries and the need to lobby on behalf of the library community.

Jennifer Campion (Chair)
Cherry Gordon
Kim Gutchlag  (on leave)

Hamish Noonan
Diane Friis
Amy Joseph

Digital Standing Committee

Tracy Maniapoto (Chair)

Susy Thomas

Tim Stedman

Annette Keogh
Alison Johnson

Registration Board
The Board assess all applications for professional registration and revalidation, approves mentors and advises on the LIANZA Professional Registration Scheme.

Cath Sheard (Chair)
Anne-Maree Wigley
Nadine Fathers
Catherine Doughty

Anahera Morehu
Ana Pickering (Board Secretary)
Aubrey Kirkpatrick
Tracy Maniapoto

Rules Committee
This committee provides advice to the Council when they are looking to make changes to the Rules by which the Association is governed.

Anne Buck (Interim Chair)
Elaine Sides

Moira Fraser

Website Advisory Group (WAG)
WAG is responsible for advising LIANZA Council on the strategic direction of the LIANZA website.

Manuhiri Huatahi (Chair)
Paul Hayton
Sarah Spring

Anna Williamson
Laura Fisher
Helen Brownlie


VUW LIM Advisory Committee - Janet Upton
Public Lending Right Advisory Group - Glen Walker
Māori Subject Headings Governing Group - Anahera Morehu

Brand Identity Working Group
Kris Wehipeihana
Julia de Ruiter
Bonnie Mager
Jessica Howie 

Asia-Pacific Library and Information Conference 2018 Conference Committee volunteers 

Stephnie Burton
Ania Biasik



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