Council of Deans, Directors, and Chairs

The Council of Deans, Directors, and Chairs consists of the chief executive officer of each individual ALISE Institutional member school. Through its annual program, the Council provides a platform for the administrators in library and information science education to address the profession and a structure whereby the executive officers can meet together to seek solutions to common problems and to make reports and recommendations to the Association.

2019 Council Chairs


Christopher Cunningham
University of Southern Mississippi


Kristen Escehenfelder 
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Jon Gant
North Carolina Central University