Selection Committee

Selection Committee

The President of the Division on Autism and Developmental Disabilities (DADD), in consultation with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors, will appoint the members of the Selection and Review Committee, Publicity Committee, and Presentation Committee. These members will serve for a term of two or three cycles.

Consideration is given to include a wide range of members on the Selection and Review Committee. Representation may include, for example:

1. DADD Awards Chair (2 cycles)

2. Chair of the Dolly Gray Children’s Literature Award (4 cycles)

3. Chair of the Selection and Review Committee (3 cycles)

4. Publicity Chair (3 cycles)

5. Presentation Chair (2 cycles)

6. Parent of an individual with DD (2 cycles)

7. Teacher of students with DD (2 cycles)

8. Children's literature "expert" (e.g., librarian, professor) (2 cycles)

9. Visual artist or book illustrator, and/or children' book author (2 cycles)

10. Member of the Board of Directors of DADD (2 cycles)

11. Individual with Autism/Developmental Disabilities (2 cycles)

12. Student panel (1 cycle)