2013-2015 Governing Board

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IFLA's Governing Board (GB) is responsible for the governance and financial and professional directions of IFLA, and represents the Federation in legal and other formal proceedings.

The Board consists of the President, the President-elect, ten directly elected members, the Chair of the Professional Committee, the Chairs of each IFLA Division, and the Chair of the Management of Library Associations Section's Standing Committee.

Up to three further GB members may be co-opted to provide expertise or represent special interests. IFLA's Secretary General, who serves as the Board's Secretary, is an ex officio member.

President

Sinikka Sipilä
Sinikka Sipilä
Secretary General
Finnish Library Association

Runeberginkatu 15 A 23l
00100 Helsinki
Finland

Work +(358) (9) 6221399

www.libraries.fi/sinikkasipila

President Elect

Donna Scheeder
Donna Scheeder
President
Library Strategies International

312 North Carolina Ave SE
Washington D.C., 20003
United States

Work +(1)(202)7440818
Donna_scheeder@comcast.net

Treasurer

Frédéric Blin
Head of Preservation and Heritage Collections
Bibliothèque Nationale et Universitaire de Strasbourg

5, rue du Maréchal Joffre B.P. 51029
67070 Strasbourg
France

Work (+33) 388252846

Member

Kent Skov Andreasen
Director
Odense Central Public Library

Østre Stationsvej 15
5000 Odense C
Denmark

Work +(45) 65514416

Member

Ingrid Bon
Senior Advisor
Rijnbrink Groep

Zeelandsingel 40
6845 BH Arnhem
Netherlands

Work +(31) (26) 3860233

Member

Genevieve Clavel-Merrin
Senior Manager, National and International Cooperation
Swiss National Library

Hallwylstrasse 15
CH-3007 Bern
Switzerland

Work +(41) (31) 3228936

Member

Loida Garcia-Febo
President
Information New Wave

PO Box 90789
Brooklyn, NY 11209
United States

Work +(1) (646) 4706190

Member

Ngian Lek Choh
Consultant, National Library Board
Chairman, Cybrarian Ventures Pte Ltd
National Library Board of Singapore

100 Victoria Street
#14-01 National Library Building
Singapore 188064

Work +(65) 67183600

Member

Barbara Lison
Director
Bremen Public Libraries

Am Wall 201
28195 Bremen
Germany

Work (+49) 4213614046

Member

Inga Lundén
City Librarian of Stockholm
Stockholm Public Library

Odengatan 63, Spelbomskan
113 80 Stockholm
Sweden

Work (+46) 761231190

Member

Ellen Ndeshi Namhila
University Librarian
University of Namibia

P/Bag 13301, Pioneeerspark
Windhoek 900
Namibia
Work +(264) (61) 2063873

Member

Glòria Pérez-Salmerón
FESABID (Federación Española de Sociedades de Archivística, Biblioteconomía, Documentación y Museística)
Diputació de Barcelona

Comte d'Urgell 187
08036 Barcelona
Spain


Chair Professional Committee

Lynne M. Rudasill
Associate Professor of Library Administration
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

306 International Studies Bldg, MC-402, 910 South Fifth Street
Champaign, Il 61820
United States

Work +(1)(217)2656879

Chair Division I

Andrew McDonald
Emeritus Professor
University of East London
Chief Executive Officer
Libraries and Information International

London
United Kingdom
Work +(44)(0)772077 3033

Chair Division II

Russell S. Lynch
Collection Developer
Family History Library

50 E. North Temple Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84150
United States

Work +(1)( 801)240-1315

Chair Division III

Maria-Carme Torras i Calvo
Library Director
Universitetsbiblioteket i Bergen

Postboks 7808
5020 Bergen
Norway
Work +(47) 55582501

Chair Division IV

Clara Chu
Director, Mortenson Center for International Library Programs
Mortenson Distinguished Professor

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, Illinois 61801
United States

Work +(1) (217) 333-3085

Chair Division V

Dan Dorner
Senior Lecturer
Victoria University of Wellington
School for Information Management

6140 Wellington
P.O. Box 600

04510 New Zealand

Work +(64) (4) 4635781

Chair Management of Library Associations Section

Gerald Leitner
Secretary General Austrian Library Association

Museumstraße 3/B/12
A-1070 Vienna
Austria

Work +(43) 1 406 97 22-11

Secretary General (ex officio member)

Jennefer Nicholson
IFLA Headquarters

P.O. Box 95312
2509CH The Hague
The Netherlands

Work +31 70 3140884
Fax +31 70 3834827

Last update: 4 June 2015