Wheat Ridge, Colorado (9 June 2011) – The Society for Scholarly Publishing is pleased to announce the results of its election of new officers for 2011-2012:

Carol Anne Meyer
Manager of Business Development and Marketing, CrossRef

Todd Carpenter
Manager Director, National Information Standards Organization

At-Large Board Members:
Eileen Kiley Novak
Assistant Director of Publications, Materials Research Society
Kristen Fisher Ratan
Associate Director, Strategic Development, HighWire Press, Stanford University
Adrian Stanley
Chief Executive Officer, The Charlesworth Group (USA)
President Theresa Van Schaik says: “I join SSP’s current Board of Directors in welcoming these five new members to the leadership team. Their wealth of experience within SSP through volunteer work on committees and task forces plus their knowledge of diverse aspects of scholarly publishing will be very valuable to the Society in the coming years.”

These new officers will join current Board Members Michael Clarke, Alice Meadows, Anne Orens, Howard Ratner, Will Wakeling, and Charles Watkinson, President Theresa Van Schaik and Past President Lois Smith to oversee the direction and operation of SSP from now through the SSP annual meeting in June 2011.