Appointments and Retirements
July 18 Jim Kanis, manager of operations for ITTS, left ALA.
June 28 Corinne Hill, director of the Chattanooga Public Library, was honored at the 2013 Urban Libraries Council Annual Forum. Hill received the Joey Rodger Leadership Award, which provides $5,000 for a director or senior manager to strengthen skills through a structured professional development program.
June 28 Susan Adkins, longtime board member of the Seattle Public Library Foundation, was honored at the 2013 Urban Libraries Council Annual Forum. Adkins received the Urban Player Award in recognition of her civic leadership on behalf of the library as well as her commitment to expanding learning services, particularly for children.
May 1 Carol D. Fiore received the Florida Library Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award for more than 30 years of service, including significant contributions to library services for youth in Florida and across the United States.