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.
Xuemao Wang
Dean and University Librarian, University of Cincinnati Libraries; Chair LAC

Xuemao Wang is the Dean and University Librarian of the University of Cincinnati Libraries, a position he has held since August 2012. Prior to working at UC, he was the Associate Vice Provost of University Libraries at Emory University from 2009 through 2012. He also held positions at Johns...

Amy Badertscher
Associate Vice-President for LBIS and Library Director, Kenyon College

Amy E. Badertscher is currently the Associate Vice President and Library Director for Library and Information Services at Kenyon. Amy arrived at Kenyon College in 2006 as the Associate Director of Collection Services, a joint technical services department between Kenyon College and Denison...

Cherie Bronkar
Regional Library Director, Kent State University Tuscarawas

Cherie Bronkar has over 25 years’ experience in Ohio libraries and has been the Regional Library Director for Kent State University Tuscarawas since 2012. She oversees the Academic Learning Commons,  Makerspace and the Federal Depository Collection for the Tuscarawas campus. She has been an...

Jerome Conley
Dean and University Librarian, Miami University Libraries

Jerome U. Conley has served as Dean & University Librarian for the Miami University Libraries in Oxford, Ohio since January of 2013. He began his career at Miami University in 1992 when he was appointed a minority resident librarian. Conley has served in numerous positions during his time at...

Aimée deChambeau, Ph.D.
Dean, University Libraries, University of Akron

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...

Gwen Evans
Executive Director, OhioLINK

Gwen Evans is the executive director of OhioLINK, Ohio’s academic library consortium. Serving 120 member libraries, OhioLINK provides unparalleled academic content to Ohio students, faculty and citizens.

Evans previously served as the director of Special Projects at the Ohio Technology...

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...