Standing Committees

Budget, Finance, and Strategic

Stephanie Benson, Chair

Bylaws, Policies and Procedures

Leslie Forsman, Chair

Conference

Katie Russell, Chair

District PD

Stephanie Benson, Chair

Membership

Christy Ziller, Chair

Nominating

Stephanie Benson, Chair

Organization/Council Bylaws

Cindi Koudelka, Chair

Personnel and Grievance Committee

Stephanie Benson, Chair

 

Special Committees

Advocacy Committee

Cindi Koudelka, Chair

Educational Media

Sheila Ruh, Chair

Family Literacy

Barbara Ashton, Chair

ILA Exemplary Reading Program

Janel Sebeny, Chair

Illinois Reads

Tammy Potts, Chair

International Projects

Carol Owles, Chair

Jerry Johns Reading Educator
of the Year Award

Bailey Cavanah, Chair

Literacy Support Grants

Pat Braun, Chair

Obama Literacy Fund

Julie Hoffman, Chair

Farris Rural and Taglieri Classroom Library Committee

Pamela J. Farris, Chair

Prairie State Award Committee

Cindy Wilson, Chair

Professional Learning Committee

Laura Beltchenko, Chair

Publicity and Publications Committee

Sherry Sejnost, Chair

Research

Cindy Gerwin, Chair

 

Representatives     

ISBE Liaison                      

Kimberly Johnson

ISLMA Liaison

Leslie Forsman

Rebecca Caudill Award

Michelle Glatt

 Editors

Editor of IRC Journal

Roxanne Owens

Editor of IRC Communicator

Marjorie Henseler

If you are a member and would like to join one of the above IRC Committees, it is recommended to directly contact the President of your Local or Special Interest Council.  You can become more involved with IRC and your Council by requesting to be the Council's committee representative. 

Otherwise, you can also submit the REQUEST TO JOIN A COMMITTEE.  This request will be shared with the IRC Committee Chair and your Council President.

For more information, contact us at [email protected].