Board of Advocates

The KU Libraries Board of Advocates serve as the chief volunteer group of KU Libraries. As advisors to the dean, its members provide human and financial resources necessary to promote and achieve the mission and vision of KU Libraries.

Members work to develop strategies that increase a sense of pride, loyalty and connection with the KU Libraries among alumni, friends and members of external community. They also help devise communication strategies in order to share information about the quality of our programs and services with those beyond the university community.

Perhaps most importantly, the group encourages alumni and friends to donate their time, talent and resources in support of programs and services provided by KU Libraries.

2015 members include:

Beverly Bradshaw
Sarah Goodwin Thiel
Barbara Schowen
Janelle Burns
Linda Herbel
Margie Sheppard
Len Clark
Anita Herzfeld
David Shulenburger
Fred Conboy
Janis Holiwell
Charles Stansifer
Nancy Day
Gerald Lillian
Val Stella
Geraldo DeSousa
Shade Little
Marilyn Stockstad
Guy Dresser
Grey Montgomery
Kala Stroup
Lindy Eakin
Charles Myers
Pam Swedlund
Marshall Eakin
Town Peterson
Bill Tuttle
Sandra Gautt Lucy Price George Wilson
Joan Golden Becky Pruett Eleanor Woodyard

KU Libraries Board of Advocates member group shot

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Rebecca Smith
Executive Director of Communications & Advancement

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