LAC Coordinating Committee

The OhioLINK Library Advisory Council Coordinating Committee (LACCC), with the OhioLINK Executive Director, coordinates the ongoing efforts of the Library Advisory Council (LAC – see Governance and Committees) to cooperatively and cost-effectively acquire, provide access to, and preserve an array of print and digital scholarly resources; to efficiently share the collections among member libraries; and to host access to digital content that advances teaching, learning, and research.
Aimée deChambeau, Ph.D.
Dean, University Libraries, University of Akron; Chair LAC

Aimée deChambeau is the Dean of the University of Akron Libraries, a position she has held since June 2017. Aimée has extensive experience in library...

Carolin Sterling
Interim Library Director, Central State University

Carolin Sterling has served as the Interim Library Director of the Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library at Central State University since 2014. She is also serving as Reference/Systems librarian and is responsible for coordinating bibliographic instruction for faculty and students. This encompasses...

Katie Blocksidge
Director, John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center, The Ohio State University - Newark

Katie Blocksidge is the Library Director at The Ohio State University, Newark's John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center.

Damon Jaggars
Vice Provost and Director, University Libraries, The Ohio State University; LAC Chair-Elect 2021

Damon E. Jaggars is Vice Provost and Director of University Libraries, where he provides leadership for one of the nation’s leading academic research libraries. He previously served as interim vice provost and university librarian at Columbia and has significant experience supporting the...

Kathleen Baril
Director, Heterick Memorial Library, Ohio Northern University

Kathleen Baril is the Director of Heterick Memorial Library at Ohio Northern University. She has worked in multiple capacities in academic libraries, including circulation, acquisitions and collection development, reference, instruction, and as a liaison to departments. She has a M.A. in Library...

Ken Burhanna
Dean and Director, Kent State University Libraries

As the dean and director of Kent State University Libraries, Burhanna leads ongoing efforts to provide a student-friendly environment, broad access to materials, and professional support for teaching and research. He serves as the principal administrator of and spokesperson for University...