ARSL Elections

 Let's give a warm welcome to the incoming 2021 ARSL Board members! Thank you to everyone who chose to run for an elected Board position. We are fortunate to have so many members who feel deeply invested in ARSL and want to contribute to supporting the success and progress of rural and small libraries and library professionals across the country.

2021 Elections Results

Vice President/President Elect | Bailee Hutchinson, Branch Manager, Altus Public Library (OK)

Treasurer | Lisa Lewis, Library Services Manager, City of Show Low (AZ)

Secretary | Krist Obrist, Director, Monmouth Public Library (OR)

Regional Board Director, Northeast | Nancy Tusinski, Director, Hartland Public Library (VT)

Regional Board Director, South | Philip Carter, Starkville-Oktibbeha County Public Library System (MS)


2022 Elections Timeline


Nominations Open | Wed, June 23, 2021
Nominations Close | Wed, Aug 25, 2021
Candidates Announced | Wed, Sept 1, 2021
Elections Open | Fri, Oct 1, 2021
Elections Close | Thurs, Oct 15, 2021
Candidates Notified | Fri, Oct 18, 2021
Membership Notified | Mon, Oct 19, 2021
New Leadership Term | January 1, 2022