OLA Cultural Diversity & Inclusion Committee


To initiate, advise and mobilize support for appropriate action plans related to issues of cultural diversity in libraries within Ontario including recruitment, advancement and retention of underrepresented groups in libraries. The OLA Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Committee reports to the OLA Board of Directors.

Committee Members

Mandissa Arlain, Ryerson University (Chair)
Mai Lu, University of Toronto at Mississauga Library (Vice-Chair)
Valentina Ly, Sinai Health (Secretary)
Suzanne Fernando, Toronto Public Library
Eunice Rodrigues, Toronto Public Library
Charmaine de Castro, Sinai Health


Ex-Officio Members
Sarah Roberts, Ontario Library Association

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