SLA Staff

Get to Know the SLA Team!


Leslie Steele, MBA
Executive Director

Leslie provides overall executive leadership in collaboration with the SLA Board of Directors and staff. She is responsible for the implementation of policies set by the board of directors and the SLA Strategic Plan and Annual Business Plan, as well as the financial and programmatic management of the association.

What is your favorite book?

East Of Eden, by  John Steinbeck


Joel Colon
Membership Coordinator

Joel works with the SLA Membership Committee to identify ways to increase member satisfaction, develop recruitment and retention initiatives, member support, and increase member and community engagement.

What is your favorite book?

On the Road, by Jack Kerouac


Cariann Nagy
Meetings Manager

Cariann is responsible for coordinating and executing the Annual Meeting. Cariann works with the SLA Board of Directors and Conference Committee to deliver content-driven meetings that provide educational programming and expertise to SLA and its members.

What is your favorite book?

Redeeming Love, by Francine Rivers


Kristen Totaro
Industry Relations Manager

Kristen is responsible for the exhibitor and sponsorship sales for SLA’s Annual Conference. In addition, she is the contact for Year-Round sponsorships for the Association; including, digital advertising, webinars SLA Connect, e-newsletters, and community events.

What is your favorite book?

The Tipping Point, by Malcolm Gladwell


Momina Cammarata
Marketing Manager

Momina contributes to marketing and communications strategy development across all SLA functions and lines of business, including events, member engagement, and learning. Momina also works with SLA leadership to develop brand awareness and promotional marketing.

What is your favorite book?

Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen

Zack Lloyd
Marketing Account Lead

Zack manages the design and distribution of marketing messages and communications developed by SLA, including SLA This Week, SLA’s Presidential Address, and sponsored email content. He also creates social media content and works on the SLA website.

What is your favorite book?

The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho


SLA Headquarters
1120 Rt. 73, Suite 200

Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
Phone: +1-703-647-4900
Fax: +1-703-506-3266

Have a membership question?
Email or Call (+1-703-647-4900) Joel Colon, Membership Coordinator

Email or Call (+1-703-647-4900) Leslie Steele, Executive Director

Partnerships & Sales
Send an e-mail to or call (+1-703-647-4900) Kristen Totaro, Industry Relations Manager for Exhibits, sponsorships, advertising, partnerships, and more.

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