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Ann Lee Kelsey

Ann Lee Kelsey, American library administrator. Named to honor roll Vietnam Women's Memorial Project, Washington, 1993; recipient award African American Cultural Council Virginia Beach, 1999.

Background

  • Kelsey, Ann Lee was born on June 20, 1946 in Kokomo, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Harry Willard and JoAnn Kelsey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Anthropology and English cum laude, University California, Riverside, 1968. Master of Library Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969.

    Career

    • Administrative library United States Army Special Services, Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, 1969-1970. Children's library Elmont (New York ) Memorial Library., 1970-1971. Library Queensborough Public Library., Jamaica, New York, 1971-1973.

      Children's library Upper Saddle River (New Jersey) Public Library., 1973-1975. Principal library Morris County Library., Whippany, New Jersey, 1975-1983. Associate director Learning Resource Center, County College Morris, Randolph, 1983—2009.

      Networked associate fellow 60s workgroup Institute for Advanced Technology in Humanities, University Virginia, since 1994. Partner, consultant library automation and planning DocuMentors, Rockaway, New Jersey, since 1985. Independent consultant infosys., Whippany, since 1978, complete library technical planner, 2009.

    Works

    • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language, 4th edition
    • Now in its fourth edition, this comprehensive, best-selling methodology resource gives both prospective and experienced ESL/ELT teachers the theoretical background and practical applications they need to decide which approaches, materials, and resources can and should be used in their classrooms.
    • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language, 4th edition
    • Now in its fourth edition, this comprehensive, best-selling methodology resource gives both prospective and experienced ESL/ELT teachers the theoretical background and practical applications they need to decide which approaches, materials, and resources can and should be used in their classrooms.

    Membership

    Vice president Project: Hearts and Minds, Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1995-2005. Board directors New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Oral History Project, Kean University, 1998, New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation, 2001. Education advisory committee New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation, Vietnam Era Educational Center, 1998.

    Active Morris County Democratic committee, 1992. Member American Library Association (travel grantee 1988), American Society Information Science, Special Libraries Association (president New Jersey chapter 1989-1990, chairperson cataloging committee 1992-1993), New Jersey Library. Association (chairperson automated library services section 1992-1993, member personnel administration committee 1986-1987, member pay equity task force 1985-1986), Women's Overseas Service League (scholarship committee chair since 2003), University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Club (chairman scholarship committee New York chapter since 2003), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bicycling, Web surfing, gardening.

    Connections

    • father: Harry Willard
    • mother: JoAnn Kelsey
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    Born June 20, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      University California
    • 1969
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1969 - 1970
      Administrative library United States Army Special Services
      Vietnam
    • 1970 - 1971
      children's library Elmont (New York ) Memorial Library
    • 1971 - 1973
      library Queensborough Public Library
      New York, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      children's library Upper Saddle River (New Jersey) Public Library
    • 1975 - 1983
      principal library Morris County Library
      Whippany, New Jersey, United States
    • 1983 - 2009
      associate, director Learning Resource Center
      Randolph, New Jersey, United States