TALL Texans Leadership Institute

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25th Anniversary Celebration

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TALL Texans Class of 2018

Natasha Benway, Montgomery County Memorial Library System, The Woodlands
Nichole Chagnon, Austin Community College
Troy Christenson, University of Texas at Arlington
Ariel Cummins, New Braunfels Public Library
Carolyn Cunningham, University of Texas at Austin
Erin Halovanic, Plano Public Library
Cathleen Hammond, Mineral Wells ISD
Jennifer Hampton, Highland Park ISD

John Harbaugh, Harris County Public Library, Houston
Stephanie Hatley, Houston ISD
Rosenid Hernandez-Badia, Dallas ISD

Crystal Hicks, Nacogdoches Public Library
Amelia Koford, Texas Lutheran University, Seguin
Adam Lamprecht, Frisco Public Library
Valerie Prilop, M. D. Anderson Center, Houston
Erica Richardson, Benbrook Public Library
Brandi Rosales, Richardson ISD
Marcy Sparks, Socorro ISD, El Paso
Kristi Starr, Lubbock ISD
Henry Stokes, Texas State Library & Archives Commission, Austin
Stephanie Towery, Texas State University, San Marcos
Lori Wallis, Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD
Anne Washington, University of Houston
April Zuniga, McAllen Public Library


Jennifer LaBoon, incoming TLA President, Fort Worth ISD
Cecilia Barham, incoming TLA President Elect, North Richland Hills Public Library
Dana Braccia, Texas Library Association

Jesũs Campos, South Texas College, McAllen
Stephanie Fulton, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston
Suzanne Lyons, Fort Bend ISD


  Maureen Sullivan & Jack Siggins, Sullivan & Associates

The TALL Texans Leadership Development Institute provides advanced leadership and management education in service to all the libraries of Texas and the communities they serve. Participants study strategic planning, risk-taking, conflict negotiation, teambuilding, coaching, ethics, advocacy, personal career planning, and more. This transformational program helps attendees learn and embrace their potential to take new initiative for their institutions, their profession, and their stakeholders. A full list of institute topics may be found here.

The TALL Texans Institute will be held June 10-14, 2018, at the Montserrat Retreat Center.
The 25th Anniversary Celebration for TALL Texans will be June 14-16, 2018 at the same location.



  FACILITATORS Sullivan and Siggins
Montserrat main building LOCATION   MENTORS TALL Mentors 2006
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What else should you know about the Institute?

The Leadership Development Institute is the major activity by which TLA, through its Leadership Development Program, endeavors to provide a statewide impetus for expanded leadership education opportunities for all TLA members. With the Leadership Development Institute, the Texas Library Association is providing a high-quality, 4-day, intensive learning experience for the Institute participants. TLA is also keeping participant cost to a minimum by underwriting a substantial amount of the cost for the Institute. The Texas Library Association is providing this level of support as a part of its commitment to its membership and the profession.

Created on Sep 17, 2010 | Last updated June 09, 2018