At the Council Meeting of the 25th June 2015 the appointment of Shona Thoma as Social Media Officer was approved. Shona is the IReL Officer at HEAnet and a member of the team behind New Professionals Day Ireland. Having held previous information roles with Trócaire and Maynooth University Library, Shona brings her experience and enthusiasm for social media as a Third Space to this role.
In line with the LAI's Communication Strategy, the Social Media Officer will be responsible for the management of the LAI's social media platforms and leading social media campaigns. Shona will work with the Communications and Website committees to develop the LAI's online presence.