Board of Directors

Board meetings are open to the staff of any member library. Agenda items for discussion at the meetings may be sent to the Tenn-Share President.

The October 25 meeting will be at the University School of Nashville, in the Library Classroom, 2000 Edgehill Avenue, Nashville, TN 37212. The meeting is typically 5:30 - 7:30 pm.

Minutes from past board meetings are available to the public.  The agenda will be forthcoming.

Tenn-Share Board members serve a 2-year term beginning on January 1 and ending on December 31 of the following year. The date by Board members' names below indicates the year through which the person serves, i.e. the term ends on December 31 of the listed year.

Executive Board


Leah Allison (2017)
Director of Library Services
St. George's Independent Schools
Collierville, TN


Vice President/President Elect 

Patricia Van Zandt (2017)
Dean of University Libraries
Charles C. Sherrod Library, East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN



Heidi Busch (2018)
Electronic Resources Librarian
Paul Meek Library, University of Tennessee Martin

Martin, TN



Sue Maszaros (2017)
Collection Management Librarian
Belmont University
Nashville, TN


Past President

Joe Weber (2017)
Director of Library Services
Felix G. Woodward Library, Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, TN


Academic Library Representatives

Sylverna Ford (2017)
Dean of University Libraries
University of Memphis
Memphis, TN

Lori Warren (2018)
Coordinator of Marketing & Outreach
Chattanooga State Community College
Chattanooga, TN

Mary Ellen Sloane (2017)
User Services Librarian
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN


Public Library Representatives

Dinah Harris (2017)
Jackson-Madison County Library
Jackson, TN

April White (2018)
Library Resource Sharing Coordinator/Reference Librarian
Knox County Public Library - Lawson McGhee
Knoxville, TN

Jaclyn Anderson
Jaclyn Anderson (2018)
Head Librarian
Chattanooga Public Library
Chattanooga, TN


School Library Representatives

Sara Casey (2017)
St. Agnes Academy-St. Dominic School
Memphis, TN

Carla Whiles (2018)
Library Media Specialist
Harold McCormick Elementary School Library
Elizabethton, TN

Joyce Claassen (2018)
Hillsboro High School
Nashville, TN


Special Library Representatives

Ashley Bowers (2017)
Assistant State Librarian
Tennessee State Library & Archives
Nashville, TN

Jan Haley (2017)
Library & Information Services Coordinator
St. Thomas Health
Nashville, TN


State Library Representative (Ex Officio)

Chuck Sherrill
State Librarian and Archivist
Tennessee State Library and Archives
Nashville, TN