The MEMP Executive Board consists of both elected and ex-officio members.
Elected members of the Executive Board are: six (6) representatives of member institutions.
Ex-officio members of the Executive Board are: a representative designated by CRL, the Head of the Library of Congress Near East Section or a nominee, and the current President of the Middle East Librarians Association (MELA).
David Hirsch, Chair (2016–2017), University of California, Los Angeles [member of MEMP Exec 2014-2017]
Marlis Saleh, Secretary (2015-2018), University of Chicago
Dale Correa (2015–2018), University of Texas, Austin
Roberta Dougherty (2016-2019), Yale University
Laila Hussein Moustafa (2016-2019), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Sean Swanick (2014-2017), Duke University
Joan S. Weeks, Library of Congress
Judy Alspach, Center for Research Libraries
Sharon Smith, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MELA Chair)