Petition Candidates Seek Council Posts

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In addition to the candidates for ALA Council listed in the December American Libraries (p. 12-13), 26 individuals have petitioned to be included on the ballot. According to ALA's Governance Office, petition candidates are:

* Monika J. Antonelli, reference librarian. University of North Texas, Denton.

* Kathleen E. Bethel, African-American studies librarian, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

* Mary Biblo, retired librarian, Stony Brook, New York.

* Diedre Conkling, director, Lincoln County Library District, Newport, Oregon.

* Julie A. Cummins, former coordinator of children's services, New York Public Library.

* Carolyn L. Garnes, retired librarian, Atlanta, Georgia.

* Drucilla (Drucie Raines) A. Gullion, dean, Trident Technical College Library, Charleston, South Carolina.

* Ling Hwey Jeng, director, School of Library and Information Studies, Texas Woman's University, Denton.

* Margaret L. Kirkpatrick, elementary librarian, Wichita (Kans.) Public Schools.

* Charles E. Kratz Jr., dean of libraries, University of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

* Bonnie L. Kunzel, youth services consultant, New Jersey State Library, Trenton.

* Dennis J. LeLoup, media specialist, Sycamore Elementary School, Avon, Indiana.

* Rory Litwin, humanities librarian, University of Minnesota at Duluth. …