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Sara Kelly Johns, AASL President 2007–2008, is the founder of Sara Kelly Johns Consulting in Saranac Lake, NY. She teaches as an online instructor for Syracuse University’s iSchool. She is a member of AASL and currently serves on the AASL Standards Implementation Task Force. She’s also a member of ALA President Julie Todaro’s Presidential Initiative Taskforce, the ALA/ALISE Accreditation Taskforce, ALA Council, and ALA Council Orientation Committee. She also serves as the NYLA/SSL Educational Leadership Co-chair and is a member of the ESSA Think Tank school library NYLA/SSL Team. She wrote the chapter “‘Flipping the Switch’ for School Library Advocacy” in Creative Library Marketing and Publicity: Best Practices (Rowan and Littlefield 2015). She curates advocacy resources at