GNARP Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is empowered to conduct the business of GNARP in accordance with the recommendations of the membership; approve and enact project activities; discuss and recommend future policy or changes in policy to be adopted by the membership; make budgetary decisions for GNARP; approach funding agencies; conduct periodic membership drives; and maintain communication with scholarly and professional associations as well as with other, similar cooperative projects.

Current Members of the GNARP Steering Committee

Chair (2022–24): Dr. Jeremy Ott, University of California, Berkeley

Vice-Chair (2022–24): Walter Schlect, Washington University 

Secretary (2022–24): Deborah Raftus, University of Washington

Working Group Chairs
Collection Development Working Group: Walter Schlect, Washington University (2022–24)
Engagement and Outreach Working Group: Kathleen Smith, Stanford University  (2021–23)

Ex-Officio Steering Committee Members

Heidi Madden, Duke University 
David B. Morris, Library of Congress
Marie Waltz, Center for Research Libraries


Michael Printy, Yale University

Note: Minutes of the GNARP Steering Committee Meetings and other information related to the Steering Committee’s work can be found in the GNARP Steering Committee Workspace