Development Committee

Committee Charge

To coordinate the fundraising activities of the Society; to develop expertise in the area of financial planning and fundraising; to support recruitment of conference sponsors and exhibitors; and to recommend specific fundraising ventures and the means to implement them.

Support Opportunities


The Society Circle

The Society Circle was formed in 2003 to serve as the Society's fundraising organization. Donations can be targeted towards existing projects or can be unrestricted to use whenever the society needs it most.

Planned Giving

Ensuring the legacy of both the Society and the donor by seeking major impact gifts to secure the future of ARLIS/NA. Visit the Planned Giving page to learn more.

Development Help for Chapters

Chapters needing guidance and ideas for fundraising must coordinate with the Development Committee. Please contact the Development Chair for more information.

Development Committee

  • Mark Pompelia

    Mark Pompelia

    Visual + Material Resource Librarian


  • Kim K. Collins

    Kim K. Collins

    Art History Librarian

    Committee Member

  • Siobhan McKissic

    Committee Member

  • Clayton Carroll Kirking

    Clayton Carroll Kirking


    Committee Member

  • John J. Taormina

    John J. Taormina

    B.A., M.A.

    Curator of Visual Resources

    Committee Member

  • Scott Davis

    Head of Research Library

    Committee Member

  • Ann B. Whiteside

    Ann B. Whiteside

    BA, MLS

    Assistant Dean for Information Services

    Committee Member

  • Jon Evans

    Jon Evans

    Chief of Libraries & Archives

    Committee Member

  • Gregory P. J. Most

    Gregory P. J. Most

    Chief, Department of Image Collections

    Committee Member