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Diane Jans Smith

Diane Jans Smith, American librarian, educator. Recipient Community Service Award, City of Mission Viejo, California, 1989. Member City of Mission Viejo Library. Design Task Force, California, 1994—1996; teacher Church on Northside, La Habra, 1987—1990, El Toro Baptist Church, Lake Forest, 1992—2002, Hemet Valley Baptist Church, since 2002.

Background

  • Smith, Diane Jans was born on May 10, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Steven Fred and Lillian Ann Jans.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, California State University, Fullerton, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1974.

    Career

    • Children's library Riverside Company Library. Systems, Indio, California, 1979—1981, Orange Company Public Library., Mission Viejo, 1981—1985, branch manager, 1987—1989, Laguna Beach, 1985—1987, bibliographical services supervisor Santa Ana, 1990—1994, program administrator, 1994—2002. Reformed library, branch manager Riverside Company Library.

      Systems, San Jacinto, 2002—2007, reformed library, since 2007. Library., faculty member University North Dakota, Williston, 1974—1977.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member City of Mission Viejo Library. Design Task Force, California, 1994—1996. Teacher Church on Northside, La Habra, 1987—1990, El Toro Baptist Church, Lake Forest, 1992—2002, Hemet Valley Baptist Church, since 2002.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, canoeing, kayaking, dance, reading.

    Connections

    • Married John H. Smith, July 22, 1989. Stepchildren: Laurie, Tammy.
    • father: Steven Fred
    • mother: Lillian Ann Jans
    • spouse: John H. Smith
    • children: Laurie Smith
    • Tammy Smith
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    Born March 10, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      California State University
    • 1974
      University Southern California
    • 1979 - 1981
      Children's library Riverside Company Library Systems
      Indio, California, United States
    • 1981 - 1985
      Children's library Riverside Company Library Systems
      Mission Viejo, California, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      Children's library Riverside Company Library Systems
      Laguna Beach, California, United States
    • 1990 - 1994
      Children's library Riverside Company Library Systems
    • 2007
      reformed library
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    Award