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FLA Executive 2017 - 2018

Jessie Loyer
Jessie Loyer is Cree-Métis and a member of Michel First Nation. She is a librarian at Mount Royal University, the liaison for Indigenous Studies and Anthropology. The FLA was invaluable for her to connect with other librarians when she joined the Calgary community in 2012.
 Vice PresidentSara Sharun

Sara earned her MLIS from UBC in 2010. She is a librarian at Mount Royal University, working primarily with students and faculty in the Journalism, Public Relations, Broadcasting and Social Work programs.

Donna Campbell
Donna is currently teaching in the Library Technicians program at SAIT. Donna's education includes degrees in computing science, library science, an MBA and a doctorate in Higher Education. She has worked in academic, government and special libraries, and is Past President of the Alberta Library Trustees Association. Her spare time is spent catering to the whims of her rescue cats, travelling when she can get away, and keeping up with her Book Club readings. She looks forward to contributing to FLA and meeting new members.
Morgan Hordal

Morgan is the Student Engagement Librarian and liaison librarian for the School of Health & Public Safety at SAIT. She holds both a Master of Library and Information Studies and a Bachelor of Secondary Education from the University of Alberta. In her free time she enjoys snowboarding, cross-country skiing, traveling, and exploring our beautiful Rocky Mountain backyard. Morgan is very excited to get to know the Calgary library community!

 MembershipAndrea Johnson

Andrea Johnston (MA, MLIS) graduated in 2016 from the University of Alberta. She currently works as the Community Outreach and Program Librarian at the Cochrane Public Library. 

Christine Pinkey & Chantal de Medeiros 
Christine has been working in a wide variety of library roles since 2003 and received her MLIS from Western University in 2015. She is currently the Newcomer Services Librarian at Calgary Public Library where she manages federal funding and city-wide Newcomer programs. In her spare time she loves reading magazines, hunting for antiques, and dressing up in period costumes.  

Chantal has been working in a diverse range of library roles since 2006. She received her Master of Library and Information Studies in 2013 at Dalhousie University, as well as her Bachelor of Arts in Classical, Medieval & Renaissance Studies in 2011 at the University of Saskatchewan. Her extensive library background also includes over ten years of event co-ordinating and planning, and she recently delivered a talk about event planning within libraries, at Parkland Regional Library in Lacombe, AB. In her spare time, you can always find her with her nose in a book, planning out ideas for events and books, researching history and mythology, and traveling.
 FLA Connects
Brian Jackson
Ingrid Reiche   

Ingrid holds a MI (LIS) from the University of Toronto and an MA in English and the Digital Humanities from Carleton University.  She is currently the Metadata Librarian at the University of Calgary. In her spare time she enjoys searching out new places for outdoor adventures canoeing, hiking and camping. 

Brian Jackson
Brian received an MLIS from the University of Alberta in 2010. Since 2012, he has been a librarian at Mount Royal University with responsibility for Earth and Environmental Sciences, Languages and Cultures, and Data and GIS services. In his spare time, he can be found swimming laps at the pool, hiking in Kananaskis, or just being a dad. He blogs at http://themapcabinet.ca