Chris Le Beau, Assistant Teaching Professor and Learning & Research Librarian here at UMKC, has been elected as the 2017-2018 president of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA).
“I look forward to deeper involvement with the ALA Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) and collaborating with so many dedicated members," says Le Beau, "RUSA has been a welcoming professional home for me for a long time.”
RUSA is a division of the American Library Association and is considered the foremost organization of reference and information professionals who connect people to the information, services, and collection materials they need. To learn more about the work RUSA does, click here
Chris will become RUSA president-elect at the ALA Annual Conference this year and will officially become president in June of 2017. Congratulations on receiving this honor, Chris!