Council

The governance of the Society is the responsibility of the Council of ARLIS/UK & Ireland which is elected annually. The administration of the Society is undertaken by the ARLIS/UK & Ireland Council members. All members of the Society, other than overseas members, are eligible to stand for election to Council, to nominate other members and to vote.

Meet our Council

Council Officers

Chair & Trustee | Jeremy Jenkins | Curator, Contemporary British Published Collections, The British Library | chair@arlis.net

Hon Secretary & Trustee | Morwenna Peters | Subject Librarian and Library Campus Manager, University of the West of England, Bristol| info@arlis.net

Hon Treasurer & Trustee | Gerald Heffernan | treasurer@arlis.net

Operational Treasurer | Lindsey Crush | Assistant Librarian (Arts and Media), Norwich University of the Arts

Membership Secretary (maternity cover) | Madeleine Ahern | Library Assistant, Architectural Association | membership@arlis.net

Minutes secretary | Katie Blackford | Senior Liaison Librarian, Tate

 

Council Members

Art Libraries Journal Editor | Gustavo Grandal Montero | Library Collections and Engagement Manager, Tate

Chair, Professional Development Committee | Tavian Hunter | Library and Archive Manager, Stuart Hall Library, Iniva

Chair, Cataloguing and Classification Committee | Victoria Parkinson | Library Solutions and Metadata Coordinator, King’s College London

Communications Administrator / Co-Webmaster | Alexandra Duncan | Academic Support Librarian, Chelsea College of Arts

Co-Webmaster | Simine Waliyar Marine | Acquisitions / Systems Librarian,  Architectural Association Library

Ordinary Member | Cathy Johns

Ordinary Member | Leo Appleton | Senior University Teacher, University of Sheffield

Ordinary Member | Antonia Lewis | Liaison Librarian | UCA

Ordinary Member | Nick Brown

Ordinary Member | Jane Bramwell | Head of Library, Archive & Collection Access, Tate

How to get involved?

We pursue most of our objectives and activities through committees and working groups that are drawn from our membership and which report to Council. At present these committees and working groups comprise:

Cataloguing & Classification Committee

Professional Development Committee

Conference Working Party