2015-2017 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

Donna Scheeder
Donna Scheeder
President
Library Strategies International

312 North Carolina Ave SE
20003 Washington D.C.
United States
Work +(1)(202)7440818

President-Elect

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

Comte d'Urgell 187
08036 Barcelona
Spain

Treasurer

Christine Mackenzie
Christine Mackenzie
CEO
Yarra Plenty Regional Libraries

Bag 65
VIC 3083 Bundoora
Australia
Work(+61)3 94010710

Member

Margaret Allen
Margaret Allen
State Librarian and CEO
State Library of Western Australia

Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street
WL 6000 Perth
Australia
Work+(61) 8 94273326

Member

Kirsten Boelt
Kirsten Boelt
Deputy City Librarian and Head of Media and Professional Issues
Aalborg Public Libraries

Rendsburggade 2 / Postboks 839
DK-9000 Aalborg
Denmark
Work+(45) 99314425

Member

Loida Garcia-Febo
Loida Garcia-Febo
President
Information New Wave

PO Box 90789
11209 Brooklyn, NY
United States
Work+(1) (646) 4706190

Member

Ágnes Hajdu Barát
Ágnes Hajdu Barát
President
Association of Hungarian Librarians

Head of the Library Science Department
Eötvös Loránd University

Baktói u. 97
6728 Szeged
Hungary
Work+(36)(62)474643

Member

Ngian Lek Choh
Ngian Lek Choh
Consultant
National Library Board of Singapore

Chairman
Cybrarian Ventures Pte Ltd

100 Victoria Street
#14-01 National Library Building

188064 Singapore
Work+(65) 67183600

Member

Andrew McDonald
Andrew McDonald
Emeritus Professor
University of East London

Chief Executive Officer
Libraries and Information International

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

Member

Ellen Ndeshi Namhila
Ellen Ndeshi Namhila
University Librarian
University of Namibia

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

Member

Victoria Owen
Victoria Owen
Head Librarian
University of Toronto Scarborough

1265 Military Trail
M1C 1A4 Toronto
Ontario, Canada
Work+(1) 416-287-7519

Member

Christine Wellems
Christine Wellems
Head of Department, Parliamentary Information Services
State Parliament of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Rathausmarkt 1
20095 Hamburg
Germany
Work+(49)(40)428311340

Chair Professional Committee

Maria Carme Torras i Calvo
Maria Carme Torras i Calvo
Library Director
Universitetsbiblioteket i Bergen

Postboks 7808
Bergen
Norway
Work+(47) 55582501

Chair Division I

Raissa Teodori
Raissa Teodori
Head of Office, Senate Library
Senato della Repubblica Italiana

Piazza della Minerva, 38
Rome
Italy
Work+(39)(06)67065023

Chair Division II

Frederick Zarndt
Frederick Zarndt
CEO
Global Connexions

United States

Chair Division III

Viviana Quiñones
Viviana Quiñones
International Officer
Bibliothèque nationale de France/ Centre national de la littérature pour la jeunesse--La Joie par les livres

Quai François-Mauriac
75706 Paris
France
Work+(33)(1)53795286

Chair Division IV

Perry Moree
Perry Moree
Director
Zeeuwse Bibliotheek Middelburg

Kousteensedijk 7
4331JE Middelburg
Netherlands
Work+(31)(71)5353469

Chair Division V

Victoria Okojie
Victoria Okojie
Registrar/CEP
Librarians' Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN)

4th Floor, Veterinary Council of Nigeria Building
Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (FCT)
Nigeria
Work+(234)(803)3348817

Chair Management of Library Associations Section

Barbara Schleihagen
Barbara Schleihagen
Executive Director
Deutscher Bibliotheksverband e.v. (DBV)

Fritschestraße 27-28
10585 Berlin
Germany
Work+49 (030)644989912

Secretary General (ex officio member)

Jennefer Nicholson
Jennefer Nicholson
IFLA Headquarters

P.O. Box 95312
2509CH The Hague
Netherlands
Work+31 70 3140884
Fax+31 70 3834827

Last update: 24 September 2015