NYLA/SSL Past Presidents & Conferences

Year President Keynote Location & Theme Affiliate
2012-13 Sue Kowalski Dr. Steve L. Layne - "Confessions of a Reading Arsonist" Rochester - "School Librarians: Savvy to the Core" RASL
2011-12 Pauline Herr Joyce Valenza - "10 Things Librarians Should be Teaching in 2012" Binghamton - "Expand Your Influence at the Confluence" SLST-East
2010-11 Frances Roscello Marcia Mardis - "Who Are You? ‘Home Truths’, Possible Realities, and Opportunities for School Librarians to Thrive” Buffalo - "Learning4Life @ Your Library - Think, Share, Grow, Create " SLAWNY
2009-10 Frances Roscello Ross Todd Albany ENYSLMA
2008-09         Carole Kupelian Esme Raji Codell Saratoga Springs -
"Educational
Leaders
@ Your Library"
SLSA
2007-08         Marie Barron Robert Lackie - "Web 2.0 &
Information Literacy"
Tarrytown -
"Literacy & School
Libraries It All Adds Up"
SLMSSENY
2006-07 Sally Daniels Toni Buzzeo - "Collaborating
to Meet Standards"

Syracuse -
"Powerful Partnerships
for Success"

CNYMS
2005-06 Marcia Eggleston Gary Hartzell Rochester -
"Building Influence
@ Your Library"
RASL
2004-05 Patricia Shanley

Joseph Roy (SLJ Adm. Yr) -
"Inquiry-driven research"
& Ross Todd luncheon speaker

Melville -
"Doorways to the Future
@ Your Library"
LISSMA/
SSLMA
2003-04 Rosina Alaimo Avi Buffalo SLAWNY
2002-03 Rosina Alaimo Stephen Krashen Saratoga Springs ENSLMA
2001-02 Cathie Marriott Joyce Valenza Rye Brook SLMSSENY
2000-01 Erin Dineen   Hudson Valley SLSA
1999-2000 Ellen Rubin   Syracuse CNYMS
1998-99 Christie Frost-Wendlowsky   Binghamton SLST
1997-98 Eva Efron   Buffalo SLAWNY
1996-97 Erin Dineen/
Eva Efron
  Tarrytown SLMS Board
1995-96 Carolyn Giambra   Rochester GRASMS
1994-95 Gail Dickinson   Concord Resort SLMSSENY
1993-94 Sara Kelly Johns   Saratoga NALA
1992-93 Judy Gray   Syracuse CNYMS/
CNYLA
1991-92 Rocco Staino   Hauppauge LISSMA
1990-91 Bea Angus   Albany ENSLMA
1989-90 Sheryl Egger   Binghamton SLST
1988-89 Dr. Julia Van de water   Bolton Landing NALA
1987-88 Jim Bennett   Rochester GRASMS
1986-87 Connie Richardson   Tarrytown SLMSSENY
1985-86 Dr. Yvonne Hodson   Buffalo GRASMS
1984-85 Frances Selip   Syracuse CNYMS
1983-84 Dr. Helen Flowers   Uniondale LISSMA/
SSLMA
1982-83 Margaret Johnson   Lake Luzerne ENYSLMA
1981-82 Mary Joan Egan   Ithaca SLST
1980-81 Carol Kearney   Tarrytown SLMSSENY
1979-80 Evelyn Daniel   Buffalo  
1978-79 Caren Donnelly   Rochester  
1977-78 Frances Clark   Albany  
1976-77 Doris Hicks   Long Island  
1975-76 Patricia Mautino   Syracuse  
1974-75 Joyce Horsman   Binghamton  
1973-74 Lucille Thomas   Mt. Kisco  
1972-73 Ruth Hilfinker Geer      
1971-72 Evelyn Rice      
1970-71 Marguerite Kager      
1969-70 Herbert Deutsch      
1968-69 Laura Wedge      
1967-68 Michael De Ruvo      
1966-67 Louise Riedinger      
1965-66 Marjorie Pattison      
1964-65 Rita Grant      
1963-64 Mary Alice Short      
1962-63 John Gillespie      
1961-62 Eleanor Lattimer      
1960-61 Dr. Susan Smith      
1959-60 Doris Place      
1958-59 Laura Vroman      
1957-58 Doris Cole      
1956-57 Claire Finnegan      
1955-56 Netta Miller Brown      
1954-55 Helen Walsh      
1953-54 Helen E. Davis      
1952-53 Margaret Rommebber