The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of NCTE (ALAN) promotes communication and cooperation among all individuals who have a special interest in adolescent literature, presents programs and conferences on this subject, promotes and increases the number of articles and publications devoted to it and integrates the efforts of all those with an interest in this literature.

Ever wonder who to contact with questions about ALAN?  Most questions can be addressed to James Blasingame, our Executive Director (James.Blasingame@asu.edu). Here is a list of the officers and directors and leaders of ALAN along with their email addresses, where available.


 

Current ALAN Officers

 

PRESIDENT:  Ricki Ginsberg

PAST PRESIDENT:  Steven Bickmore

PRESIDENT-ELECT:  Sarah Ressler Wright

(click here for a list of past presidents)

DIRECTORS

 

Terms end Fall 2020:

Jennifer Ansbach

Courtney Johnson

Nancy Johnson

 

Terms end Fall 2021:

Shanetia Clark

SJ Donovan

Sybil Durand

Lizette Serrano

 

Terms end Fall 2022:

Jewel Davis

Victor Malo-Juvera

Lisa Morris-Wilkey

 

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

James Blasingame:  James.Blasingame@asu.edu

 

EDITORS OF THE ALAN REVIEW

Dr. Susan Groenke, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Arianna Banack, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Caitlin Metheny, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Suzanne Sherman, Hardin Valley Academy

Mary Cate LeBoeuf, Bearden High School

(email the editorial team at this link)

 

TREASURER

Daria Bliss: alantreasurer0234@gmail.com

 

MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY

Suzanne Metcalfe: alanya.membership@gmail.com

 

ALAN WEBMASTER

 Jon Ostenson: jon_ostenson@byu.edu

 

NEWSLETTER EDITOR

T. Hunter Strickland: thunterstrickland@uga.edu

 

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR

Kellee Moye: kellee.moye@gmail.com