Newsletter Editor

Charge

• Edit, publish, and distribute the newsletter of the Association in accordance with the editorial policies established by the Board;
• Prepare budget request and manage the authorized newsletter budget;
• Serve as an ex-officio member of the Publication Committee;
• Submit semi-annual and annual reports to the Board through the president and the executive director prior to the midwinter and annual meetings.

Committee Composition

• The Board shall appoint a newsletter editor from the membership of the Association for a three-year term. The newsletter editor can be re-appointed for a second consecutive term.
• Newsletter Editor shall be personal member in good standing

History/Purpose

The position of Newsletter Editor was created in 1973 when CALA was established. Since 2000, CALA Newsletter has been published exclusively online.

Publicity

• Send out "Call for Submissions" via CALA listserv.
• Announce the publication of each issue on the CALA listserv and CALA Web.

Communication & Consultation

• Executive Director
• President
• Committee Chairs

Timeline

• July

o Send out "Call for Submissions" for the summer issue.

• September

o Publish the summer issue.

• January

o Send out "Call for Submissions" for the Winter issue.

• February

o Publish the Winter issue.

Report Due Dates

Intermin: Two weeks before the board meeting at mid wintermeeting.
Annual: Two weeks before the board meeting at annual conferences