Membership Development Committee meeting — y'all come!

Want to be considered for future appointment to the LITA Membership Development Committee? Wonder why we don’t have the wisdom to do things your way? Come and tell us about it! You’re welcome to attend the meeting tomorrow morning. Yes, it’s at 8am — do you have the right stuff?!

Sunday, June 25th, 2006 8-10am
Hilton New Orleans Riverside – Burgundy (Street Level Floor, next to the Grand Ballroom)

Partial agenda:

Membership Report: 2006 membership is 4056, down 3.05% from 2005 (at Midwinter, it was down 7.21% year over year)

Reports on Open House, Happy Hour, LITA Booth, Board discussion

NMRT – pat attending NMRT’s student recruitment reception and has been appointed NMRT/LITA MDC liaison by NMRT. Another recruiting opportunity was the Spectrum Scholars Leadership Development Institute Professional Options Fair, attended by pat.

Follow-up on other items from MW 2006 – Forum (Biles); EDUCAUSE (Hollar); public library IG (Postlethwaite)

MDC at Midwinter 2007 – Seattle, January 19-24, 2007: Happy Hour? Managed Discussion? Our meeting? Other?

Increasing LITA membership/Marketing LITA (discussion), including virtual member involvement and participation

What about the “development” part of our function?

MDC at Annual 2007 – Washington DC, June 21-27, 2007: Happy Hour? Open House? Our meeting? Other?