Damian Lodge MBA, M App Sci (LIM), B Bus (LIM), Ass Dip App Sci (Lib Tech), AALIA (CP)
Information provided as ALIA President 2014-2015
- Lecturer in Information Studies at Charles Sturt University.
Over twenty years experience in libraries in NSW, Victoria and Tasmania.
Director for the Centre for Information Studies.
Manager Client and Information Services CSU Libraries Wagga.
Currently in a second term on the ALIA Board.
Director of a library publishing company.
Presents at library conferences and publishes regularly.
Statement of professional concerns:
As President, Damian's goal is to assist ALIA in addressing:
- Financial stability.
- Education & accreditation.
- Quality professional development opportunities.
- Opportunities for growth through working more closely with other allied associations.
Having already served a two year term as a board member (starting May 2007) and a second term (starting in 2013), Damian is fully aware of the requirements and obligations of working on the ALIA Board and plans to lead ALIA into a brighter future for the organisation and importantly the profession it supports.