C urrent information on the dLOC website : http://dloc.com/ bylaw Governance Information ( prior to update on January 28, 2013 ) Governance dLOC is governed by an Executive Committee which oversees all project activities, a Scholarly Advisory Board which provides guidance to the Executive Committee, and a group of Contributors working toward dLOC's contin ued success and sustainability. The Governing structure shall consist of an Executive Committee, Advisory Board, Executive Director, and sub committees. For more information, see all of the bylaws, minutes, and r elated governance materials. > Executive Committee The Executive Committee shall be the governing body of dLOC. The Committee shall consist of nine partner representatives elected from the institutional representatives by the general body, one institutiona l representative from one of the host institutions, and representative of the Institutional Members and the Chair of the Scholarly Advisory Board, non voting, for a total of 12 members. Terms of office shall be staggered, 2 year terms. A majority shall con stitute a quorum of the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee democratically votes on key decisions affecting the future of dLOC, and convenes once a year in proximity of the Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries ( ACURIL ) conference. Chair: Jean Wilfrid Bertrand, Director, Archives Nationales d'Hati (ANH) Vice Chair: Margo Groenewoud, Director, University of the Netherlands Antilles Library Secretary: Dr. Mark Greenberg, Di rector of Special & Digital Collections, University of South Florida (USF) Member: Sandra Barker, Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Member: Dulce Mara Nez de Taveras, Director, Biblioteca, Pontificia Universidad Madre y Maestra Member: Astrid Britten, Dir ector, Aruba National Library (Biblioteca Nacional Aruba) Member: Barry Baker, Director of Libraries, University of Central Florida (UCF) Member: Joy Ysaguirre, Chief Librarian, Belize National Library Service and Information System (BNLSIS) Host Institu tion: Laurie Probst, Dean of Libraries, Florida International University (FIU) Scholarly Advisory Board Chair: Cristina Eguizbal, Director of the Latin American & Caribbean Center, Florida International University (FIU) Past Chair (non voting): Judith Rogers, Manager, Library and Faculty Technology Services, University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Scholarly Advisory Board A Scholarly Advisory Board made up of academics and professionals in the fields of Caribbean Studies a nd Digital Libraries provide guidance on collection development, collection accessibility, and technical issues. The Scholarly Advisory Board consists of seven members appointed by the Executive Committee, and convenes once a year in proximity of the Carib bean Studies Association ( CSA ) conference. The Scholarly Advisory Board provides guidance to the Executive Committee and the Project Coordinator by reviewing proposals for collections, by nominating coll ections for inclusion, and by reviewing standards developed by sub committees.
C urrent information on the dLOC website : http://dloc.com/ bylaw Chair: Dr. Cristina Eguizbal, Director, Latin American and Caribbean Center; Professor, Political Science; Principal Investigator, dLOC, Florida International University, Miami FL Co Chair: Dr. Carmen Diana Deere, Director, Center for Latin American Studies; Professor, Food and Resource Economics; co PI, dLOC, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Dr. Alejandra Bronfman, Assistant Professor, Department of History, University o f British Columbia Vancouver, Canada Dr. Eric Duke, Assistant Professor, Department of Africana Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL Lloyd Gardner, Manager, Environmental Support Services; Environmental Specialist, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands Ado lfo Gonzalez Henriquez, Sociologist; Scientific Advisor, Biblioteca Digital del Caribe Hector Rojas Herazo, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia Dr. JoAnne Harris, Profesor, Literature, Communication, & Culture, Georgia Institute of Technology, At lanta, GA Dr. Leah Rosenberg, Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Dr. Chantalle Verna, Assistant Professor, Depts. of History and International Relations, Florida International University, Miami, FL Ex Officio Member: Laurie Taylor, dLOC Technical Director, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Ex Officio Member: Judith Rogers, dLOC Co Director, University of the Virgin Islands Ex Officio Member: Gayle Williams, dLOC Co Director, Florida International Universi ty, Miami, FL Ex Officio Member: Brooke Wooldridge, dLOC Project Coordinator, Florida International University, Miami, FL Contributors dLOC Contributors consist of trainers, programmers, and librarians from dLOC's current grant chartered directing institut ions: Florida International University ( FIU ) the University of the Virgin Islands ( UVI ), and the University of Florida ( U F ). Brooke Wooldridge, dLOC Program Director, Florida International University, Miami, FL Judith Rogers, dLOC Co Director, University of the Virgin Islands Laurie Taylor, dLOC Technical Director, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Mark Sullivan, dLOC Application Engineer and Digital Curation Director, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Gayle Williams, dLOC Library Coordinator, Florida International University, Miami, FL Margarita Vargas Betancourt, dLOC Archivist Coordinator, Un iversity of Florida, Gainesville, FL Lourdes Santamaria Wheeler, dLOC Training Specialist, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL