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Participants benefit from expert facilitators and experienced mentors.

The TALL Texas Leadership Development Institute has been facilitated by Maureen Sullivan for more than 25 years.

Maureen Sullivan┬áis an organizational development consultant to libraries and other information organizations. She has extensive experience on organizational development, strategic planning, leadership development, introducing and managing organizational change, organization and work redesign, establishment of staff development and learning programs for today’s workplace, revision of position classification and compensation systems, and the identification and development of competencies. Sullivan is currently on the faculty of the annual ACRL/Harvard Leadership Institute and is a professor of practice in the new Ph.D./Managerial Leadership in the Information Professions program at the Simmons College Graduate School of Library and Information Science. She also facilitates several library leadership initiatives around the United States, including the ALA “Leading to the Future” and “Emerging Leaders” programs.

Maureen received her MLS degree from the University of Maryland. Sullivan is also a past president of ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries) and LLAMA (Library Leadership, Administration, and Management Association), and was President of the American Library Association in 2012-13. She is principal of the consulting firm Sullivan and Associates.

2021 Mentors

Dan Burgard web Dan Burgard
TLA President
(2021-2022)
Vice Provost for Scholarly Information
Management and University Librarian
University of North Texas Health Science Center (Fort Worth)
Mary Woodard
TLA President Elect
(2021-2022)
Director of Library Services, Mesquite ISD
Diane Bruxvoort
Dean of Libraries
University of North Texas
Nora Galvan
Director of Library Services
Pharr San Juan Alamo ISD
Dale McNeill
Assistant Director for Public Services
San Antonio Public Library
Jodi Philbrick
Senior Lecturer
Information Science Department
University of North Texas

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