COSLA's membership consists solely of these top library officers of the states and territories, variously designated as state librarian, director, commissioner or executive secretary. It provides a continuing mechanism for dealing with the problems and challenges faced by the heads of the state agencies which are responsible for statewide library development.

  Alabama 
Nancy Pack 
Alabama Public Library Service 
npack[at]apls.state.al.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Alabama

  Alaska 
Daniel Cornwall (Acting)
Alaska State Library, Archives & Museums 
daniel.cornwall[at]alaska.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Alaska
  American Samoa 
Emma Solaita-Malele 
Feleti Barstow Public Library 
efcpen[at]yahoo.com 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in American Samoa

  Arizona 
Holly Henley 
Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records 
hhenley[at]azlibrary.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Arizona
  Arkansas 
Jennifer Chilcoat 
Arkansas State Library 
jennifer.chilcoat[at]library.arkansas.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Arkansas
 

California 
Greg Lucas 
California State Library 
Greg.Lucas[at]library.ca.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in California

  Colorado 
Nicolle Davies 
Colorado State Library 
Davies_N[at]cde.state.co.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Colorado

  Connecticut 
Deborah Schander 
Connecticut State Library 
Deborah.Schander[at]ct.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile  
Directory of Public Libraries in Connecticut
  Delaware 
Annie Norman 
Delaware Division of Libraries 
annie.norman[at]state.de.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Delaware

  District of Columbia 
Richard Reyes-Gavilan 
District of Columbia Public Library 
rrg[at]dc.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile  
Directory of Public Libraries in District of Columbia
  Florida 
Amy Johnson 
Division of Library and Information Services 
amy.johnson[at]dos.myflorida.com 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Florida

  Georgia 
Julie Walker 
Georgia Public Library Services 
jwalker[at]georgialibraries.org 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Georgia
  Hawaii 
Stacey Aldrich 
Hawaii State Public Library System 
stacey.aldrich[at]librarieshawaii.org 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Hawaii

  Idaho 
Stephanie Bailey-White 
Idaho Commission for Libraries 
Stephanie.Bailey-White[at]libraries.idaho.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Idaho
  Illinois 
Greg McCormick 
Illinois State Library 
gmccormick[at]ilsos.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Illinois

  Indiana 
Jacob Speer 
Indiana State Library 
jspeer[at]library.in.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Indiana
  Iowa 
Michael Scott 
State Library of Iowa 
michael.scott[at]lib.state.ia.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Iowa

  Kansas 
Ray Walling 
Kansas State Library 
ray.walling[at]ks.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Kansas
  Kentucky 
Beth Milburn (Interim) 
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives 
beth.milburn[at]ky.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Kentucky

  Louisiana 
Rebecca Hamilton 
State Library of Louisiana 
rhamilton[at]crt.la.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Louisiana
  Maine 
Marijke Visser (Interim)
Maine State Library 
marijke.a.visser[at]maine.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Maine

  Maryland 
Irene Padilla 
Maryland State Library 
irene.padilla[at]maryland.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Maryland
  Massachusetts 
James Lonergan 
Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners 
james.lonergan[at]state.ma.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Massachusetts

  Michigan 
Randy Riley 
Library of Michigan 
rileyr1[at]michigan.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Michigan
  Minnesota 
Tamara Lee 
Minnesota Department of Education, State Library Services 
tamara.lee[at]state.mn.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Minnesota
  Mississippi 
Hulen Bivins 
Mississippi Library Commission 
hbivins[at]mlc.lib.ms.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Mississippi
  Missouri 
Robin Westphal 
Missouri State Library 
robin.westphal[at]sos.mo.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Missouri

  Montana 
Jennie Stapp 
Montana State Library 
jstapp2[at]mt.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Montana
  Nebraska 
Rod Wagner 
Nebraska Library Commission 
rod.wagner[at]nebraska.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Nebraska

  Nevada
Mike Strom 
Nevada State Library, Archives & Public Records 
mstrom[at]admin.nv.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Nevada
  New Hampshire 
Michael York 
New Hampshire State Library 
Michael.C.York[at]dcr.nh.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in New Hampshire

  New Jersey
Jennifer R. Nelson 
New Jersey State Library 
jnelson[at]njstatelib.org 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in New Jersey
  New Mexico
Eli Guinnee 
New Mexico State Library 
eli.guinnee[at]state.nm.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in New Mexico

  New York 
Lauren Moore 
New York State Library 
Lauren.Moore[at]nysed.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in New York
  North Carolina 
Michelle Underhill 
State Library of North Carolina 
michelle.underhill[at]ncdcr.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in North Carolina

  North Dakota 
Mary J. Soucie 
North Dakota State Library 
msoucie[at]nd.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in North Dakota
  Northern Mariana Islands 
Erlinda Naputi 
State Library of the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands 
ecnaputi[at]gmail.com 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Northern Mariana Islands

  Ohio 
Wendy Knapp 
State Library of Ohio 
wknapp[at]library.ohio.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Ohio
  Oklahoma 
Natalie Currie (Interim) 
Oklahoma Department of Libraries 
Natalie.Currie[at]libraries.ok.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Oklahoma

  Oregon 
Wendy Cornelisen 
State Library of Oregon 
wendy.cornelisen[at]slo.oregon.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Oregon
  Pennsylvania 
Susan Banks  
Pennsylvania Department of Education, Office of Commonwealth 
susbanks[at]pa.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Pennsylvania

  Rhode Island 
Karen Mellor 
Rhode Island Office of Library & Information Services 
Karen.Mellor[at]olis.ri.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Rhode Island
  South Carolina 
Leesa M. Aiken 
South Carolina State Library 
laiken[at]statelibrary.sc.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in South Carolina

  South Dakota 
George Seamon 
South Dakota State Library 
george.seamon[at]state.sd.us 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in South Dakota
 

Tennessee 
James Ritter
Tennessee State Library & Archives 
Jamie.Ritter[at]tn.gov
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Tennessee

  Texas 
Gloria Meraz 
Texas State Library & Archives Commission 
gmeraz[at]tsl.texas.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Texas
  Utah 
Chaundra Johnson 
Utah State Library  
crjohns[at]utah.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Utah

  Vermont 
Catherine Delneo 
Vermont Department of Libraries 
catherine.delneo[at]vermont.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Vermont
  Virginia 
Sandra Treadway 
Library of Virginia 
Sandra.Treadway[at]lva.virginia.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Virginia

  Washington 
Sara Jones 
Washington State Library
sara.jones[at]sos.wa.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Washington
  West Virginia 
Donna Calvert 
West Virginia Library Commission 
donna.b.calvert[at]wv.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in West Virginia
  Wisconsin 
Benjamin Miller (Interim) 
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries & Technology 
Benjamin.miller[at]dpi.wi.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

  Wyoming 
Jamie Markus 
Wyoming State Library 
jamie.markus[at]wyo.gov 
Institute of Museum & Library Services Profile 
Directory of Public Libraries in Wyoming
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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