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Thea Bricette Chesley

Thea Bricette Chesley, American librarian, consultant, writer. Member American Library Association (various committees since 1985), Illinois Library. Association (various committees since 1982), American Correctional Association (chairman libraries committee since 1986), Illinois Correctional Association (board directors since 1989).

Background

  • Chesley, Thea Bricette was born on June 10, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Theodore B. and Selma M. (Soltner) Chesley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Illinois, Chicago, 1977. Master of Arts, University Illinois, Chicago, 1979. Master of Science, University Illinois, Urbana, 1986.

    Career

    • Library. paraprofessional University Illinois Library. Health Sciences, Chicago, 1975-1980. Advertising copywriter Squires Advertising, Springfield, Illinois, 1981-1982.

      Head acquisitions and serials Sangamon State University Library., 1982-1986. Senior library Illinois Department Corrections, since 1986.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association (various committees since 1985), Illinois Library. Association (various committees since 1982), American Correctional Association (chairman libraries committee since 1986), Illinois Correctional Association (board directors since 1989).

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting and drawing, birdwatching.

    Connections

    • Married Curtis G. Neitzke, July 23, 1981 (divorced January 1994).
    • father: Theodore B. Chesley
    • mother: Selma M. (Soltner) Chesley
    • spouse: Curtis G. Neitzke
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    Born June 10, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      University Illinois
    • 1979
      University Illinois
    • 1986
      University Illinois
    • 1975 - 1980
      Library paraprofl. University Illinois Library Health Sciences
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      advertising copywriter, Squires Advertising
      Springfield, Missouri, United States
    • 1982 - 1986
      head, acquisitions and serials Sangamon State University Library
    • 1986
      senior, library Illinois Department Corrections