CALA GMA Chapter 2014 Nomination and Election Committee is pleased to announce the results of the 2014 election:
Hong Wu: Vice President(2014-2015)/President Elect(2015-2016)
Hong Wu currently serves as the Director of Library and Information Services at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Richmond, VA. She has over 20 years of experience as a professional librarian. In her current capacity, she supervises the operation of three campus libraries with over 35 full and part time employees. Hong has experience in developing library strategic plans and strategic initiatives, preparing for SACS accreditation, applying for grants, developing and balancing library budgets, designing learning commons, planning library renovation, developing staff training programs, evaluating and recruiting library staff, delivering effective information literacy training programs, designing user-centered web pages, exploring emerging technologies to enhance library services, and promoting resource sharing among consortia. She was the winner of the Community Impact Award in 2006 and Multicultural Enrichment Award in 2009 at Reynolds. She holds a bachelor’s degree in law from Beijing Foreign Affairs College, a master’s degree in library and information science and a master’s degree in instructional technology, both from Northern Illinois University. She is a member of ALA, VLA and life member of CALA. She also serves on the ALA IRC EAO Committee.
Hong is devoted to providing leadership in building a 21st century library that is committed to creating a learning environment where students, faculty and staff can meet their learning and teaching needs and develop lifelong habits of learning, self-improvement, free inquiry and free expression. She is also devoted to promoting Chinese American Librarianship.
Congratulations to Hong!
We thank all the members for participating in the election, and we are looking forward to working with Hong to serve CALA and GMA chapter. A special Thank You goes to Weiling Liu for her technical expertise and patient assistance.
It is very exciting to work with you all and please continue supporting our chapter.
President (2014-2015): Andrew Y. Lee, firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Chair (2014-2015): Raymond Wang, email@example.com
Treasurer (2014-2015): Yuan Yao, firstname.lastname@example.org
Immediate Past President: Jin Xiu Guo, email@example.com