WLA STAFF TEAM

We welcome your communications about any aspect of association or foundation programs and policies. Specific areas of staff expertise are outlined below, but call any one of us and we'll make sure you get the information you need. WLA staff also serves as staff to the WLA Foundation.

Plumer Lovelace | Executive Director
Contact Plumer regarding WLA and WLAF administration.
Monday-Thursday (Friday offsite) | 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
608.245.3643


Thomas J. Klement | Financial Manager 
Contact Tom regarding WLA and WLAF financial matters, including expense reimbursements and payments for membership, conference registration, dues, exhibits and advertising.
Monday & Wednesday | 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 pm.
608.245.3642

Brigitte Rupp Vacha | Conference Liaison
Contact Brigitte regarding WAAL, WAPL, SSCS or WLA conference planning and exhibitor relationships. Responsibilities include oversight for Library Legislative Day and Government Information Day.
Tuesday offsite; Wednesday & Thursday | 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
608.245.3645

Hannah Bunting | Membership Coordinator
Contact Hannah to establish a new WLA membership or renew your existing membership. Get help with membership database questions, scheduling GoToMeeting, job posting and event registration. 
Wednesday | 1-5; Thursday | 9-5
608.245.3640


WLA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Sherry Machones | President

Nyama Reed | Vice-President

Scott Vrieze | Past President

Katharine Clark | Treasurer

Desiree Bongers | Secretary

Jill Fuller | Newsletter Editor

Sherry Machones | ALA Councilor

Kris Turner | AWSL Representative

Jennifer Cook | SSCS Representative

Tracy Vreeke | WAPL Representative

Eric Jennings | WAAL Representative

Gina Rae | WISL Representative

Skip Mosshamer | WLTF Representative

Sue Abrahamson | YSS Representative

Plumer Lovelace | WLA Executive Director (ex-officio)