Executive Committee

The Executive Committee provides the primary governance for the Partnership. For a complete description of the role and compositional makeup of the EC see the Partnership Governance Structure.


  • Chair: Kirsten Leonard, Executive Director, PALNI
  • Vice Chair: Daniel Dollar, Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Communications, Yale University
  • Past Chair: Susan Stearns, Project Director, EAST
  • Tina Baich, Senior Associate Dean for Scholarly Communication & Content Strategies, IUPUI University Library
  • George Machovec, Executive Director, Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries
  • Steven Mandelville-Gamble, University Librarian, UC Riverside
  • Peggy Seiden, College Librarian, Swarthmore College

Steering Committee (2019- June 2020)

Prior to the formation of the Executive Committee, the Steering Committee guided the work of the Partnership.


Tina Baich (ALI )
Ian Bogus (ReCAP)
Scott Garrison (MCLS)
Jeff Kosokoff (Duke University )
Kirsten Leonard (PALNI)

Matthew Revitt (Maine Shared Collections)
Susan Stearns (EAST)
Cailtin Tillman (Downsview)
Heather Weltin (HathiTrust)

Steering Committee Advisory Group

Ivy Anderson (WEST)
Mike Furlough (HathiTrust)
Robert Kieft (Shared Print Consultant)

Jake Nadal (Library of Congress)
Roger Schonfeld (Ithaka S+R)

Steering Committee Emeritus Members

Lizanne Payne (Shared Print Consultant)