Professional

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS – RECENT

Emerging Trends in Library Support for Research (2013)  The Research Support Community Day  sponsored by Sage Publications Asia-Pacific. A Preconference workshop associated with ALIA Information Online Monday 11 February, 9-5pm 2013

Research for practitioners: Getting started and getting supported. (2013) ALIA Research Committee workshop at New Librarians Symposium, Brisbane, February with Gaby Haddow, Diana Hodge, Katherine Howard, Mary Anne Kennan, and  Janine Schmidt

Research for practitioners: In a nutshell. (2012) ALIA Research Committee workshop at ALIA Biennial 2012 Conference, Sydney, July with Gaby  Haddow, Diana Hodge, Katherine Howard, Peter Macauley, Michael Olsson,   Janine Schmidt,  Suzana Sukovic and Heather Todd. Tuesday 10th July 2012. Time: 8:45 – 5:00pm. Location: State Library of NSW Dixson Room

Research for LIS practitioners (2011). ALIA Research Committee workshop at Information Online 2011 Conference, Sydney, February with Gaby  Haddow, Diana Hodge, Katherine Howard, Peter Macauley, Michael Olsson,   Janine Schmidt,   Suzana Sukovic and Heather Todd.

PROFESSIONAL COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTIONS

Australian Library and Information Association, Research Committee, 2006  +

Treasurer, Special Libraries Association – Australian and New Zealand Chapter 2003-2005

Member, Information Management Program Advisory Committee, School of Information Systems, Technology and Management, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, University of New South Wales,  2001-2004

Chairperson, Management Committee, Ella Community Childcare Centre, 1996-1997

 Convenor, Australian Serials Special Interest Group of ALIA, 1987-1989

Committee Member, University and College Libraries Section of ALIA, 1987-1989

Committee Member, New England Regional Group of the LAA, 1987

Brownie Guide Leader, 1st Unitech Brownie Guides, 1984-1986

Member, Editorial Committee, PNGLA (Lae Branch) Newsletter, 1985-1986

Committee Member, New England Regional Group of the LAA, 1982

Honorary Secretary, New England Regional Art Museum Association, 1979-1982

Board Member and Announcer, 2ARM FM, Armidale Community Radio, 1978-1979

 CONFERENCE ORGANISING

Member of the Executive Committee, Online Conference, Darling Harbour, 2003

Convenor of the Executive Committee, Online Conference, Darling Harbour, 2001

Convenor of the Program Committee, Online Conference, Darling Harbour, 1999

Member of the Program Committee, Online Conference, Darling Harbour, 1997