iLEAD Council

iLEAD Council

The College of Information Studies is assisted in its work by the iSchool Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Advocacy and Development (iLEAD) Council, made up of distinguished professionals in the information science field. The council provides a variety of ideas, perspectives, and resources that support the iSchool’s educational, research, and philanthropic goals. The iLEAD mission:

  • Facilitate engagement with industry to create new opportunities for the iSchool
  • Enhance the academic and public visibility of the iSchool
  • Support the college’s philanthropic aspirations

2017 iLEAD Council Members

Dan Russell, Senior Research Scientist, Search Quality & User Happiness, Google
Daniel Menelly, President and Chief Science Officer, Rochester Museum & Science Center
Denise Davis, President, Maryland Library Association; Director Emerita, Cecil County Public Library 
Josh Rattan, Partner, Information Governance, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Maureen Sullivan, Former President, American Library Association; Former Dean, Simmons College of Library Science
Nate Tibbits, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, Qualcomm Incorporated
Tracye Turner, COO and Executive Vice President, Optimal Solutions Group, LLC