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Elise Shannon Tavella

Elise Shannon Tavella, American librarian. Member Kappa Alpha Theta.

Background

  • Tavella, Elise Shannon was born on February 7, 1950 in Galveston, Texas, United States. Daughter of William Landless Shannon and Mildred (Erlingheuser) Shannon Cooke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English with honors, University of Pacific, 1971. Master of Library Science, San Jose State University, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant library San Jose (California) State University, 1977. Library department education Planned Parenthood Santa Clara County, San Jose, 1977-1981. Library San Jose Public Library., since 1980.

    Works

    • Author: The Ghosts of California: Master's Bibliography, 1977.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Kappa Alpha Theta.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, writing, travel.

    Connections

    • Married John Louis Tavella, May 27, 1972. Children: Jennifer, Mark, Molly.
    • father: William Landless Shannon Cooke
    • mother: Mildred (Erlingheuser) Shannon Cooke
    • spouse: John Louis Tavella
    • children: Jennifer Tavella
    • Mark Tavella
    • Molly Tavella
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    Born February 7, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      University of Pacific
    • 1977
      San Jose State University
    • 1977
      Assistant, library San Jose (California) State University
    • 1977 - 1981
      library department education Planned Parenthood Santa Clara County
      San Jose, Costa Rica
    • 1980
      library San Jose Public Library