Sponsors: 2011

Blue Ribbon Committee
Laurel Champion, Executive Vice-President, AnnArbor.com
Mary Sue Coleman, President, University of Michigan
John Hieftje, Mayor, Ann Arbor
Dr. Susan Martin, President, Eastern Michigan University
Jill Morey, Director, Ypsilanti District Library
Josie Barnes Parker, Director, Ann Arbor District Library
Paul Schreiber, Mayor, Ypsilanti
Dr. Larry Whitworth, President, Washtenaw Community College

Steering Committee
Donna DeButts, Community Relations Coordinator, Ypsilanti District Library
Tim Grimes, Community Relations and Marketing Manager, Ann Arbor District Library
Lori Kunkel-Coryell, Assistant Director, Ypsilanti District Library
Ira Lax, Outreach Assistant, Ann Arbor District Library
Evans Young, Assistant Dean, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, University of Michigan

Screening Committee
Lori Kunkel-Coryell, Assistant Director, Ypsilanti District Library, Co-Chair
Ira Lax, Outreach Assistant, Ann Arbor District Library, Co-Chair
Maureen Angyan, Teacher, Ypsilanti Public Schools,
Molly Mahoney, Tanner Philosophy Librarian, Department Of Philosophy, University of Michigan
Sara Memmott, Librarian, Eastern Michigan University
Judy Nagle, author
Nicola Rooney, Owner, Nicola’s Books
Evans Young, Assistant Dean, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, University of Michigan

Selection Committee
Sara Memmott, Librarian, Eastern Michigan University, Chair
Jill Baker, Ypsilanti
Susan Brown, Librarian, Ypsilanti District Library
Sara Duvall, Teacher, Ann Arbor
Britnee Johnson, Student, Ann Arbor
Billie Ocheberg, Ann Arbor
Kendra Shih, Ann Arbor
Emma Swanson, Student, Ypsilanti
Tahira Naeem, Library Technician, Ann Arbor District Library

Outreach Committee
Donna DeButts, Community Relations Coordinator, Ypsilanti District Library
Sharon Gambin, Borders
Amy Goodman, Executive Director, Washtenaw Literacy
Tim Grimes, Community Relations and Marketing Manager, Ann Arbor District Library
Ira Lax, Outreach Assistant, Ann Arbor District Library
Vanessa Mayesky, Coordinator, Literacy Coalition Of Washtenaw County
Sara McCaffery, Borders
Molly Mahoney, Tanner Philosophy Librarian, Department Of Philosophy, University of Michigan
Jean Nelson, Liaison, Washtenaw Community College
Kate Pittsley, Business Librarian, Eastern Michigan University
Shannon Riffe, Community Relations Assistant, Ann Arbor District Library
Nicola Rooney, Owner, Nicola’s Books
Gayle Townsend, Community Relations Manager, Barnes and Noble Bookstores
Evans Young, Assistant Dean, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, University of Michigan