CALA endorses Lessa Kanani’opua Pelayo-Lozada

Dear CALA Members:

On behalf of the CALA Executive Committee, we are honored to announce that CALA is endorsing our member and an ALA leader "Lessa Kanani’opua Pelayo-Lozada" for ALA Presidency, 2022-2023! 

Her years of experience in the profession, her excellent service to ALA as a whole and to JCLC, and her commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion make her a candidate we are excited and proud to support. To read the full press release with more of Lessa's accomplishments, view:

Please kindly join us to wish her a success in her campaign!

With warm regards,


Hong Yao (President) (2020-2021)

Lian Ruan (Executive Director) (2019-2022)

Fu Zhuo (Immediate Past President) (2020-2021)

Wenli Gao (Vice-President/President-Elect) (2021-2022)

Suzhen Chen (Treasurer) (2019-2021)

Ray Pun (Incoming Vice-President/President-Elect) (2022-2023)


Hong Yao

President 2020, CALA

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