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Thomas Edward Armitage

Thomas Edward Armitage, American library director. With United States Navy, 1967-1969. Member American Library Association, Iowa Library. Association, Iowa Urban Public Library. Association (president since 1999, secretary 1995-1998), Linn County Library. Association (vice president since 1993), Linn County Library. Consortium (secretary since 1995), Rotary, Greater Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Armitage, Thomas Edward was born on December 11, 1946 in Torrington, Wyoming, United States. Son of Ross Eugene Armitage and Mary Kathleen (Donley) Wieland.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts in History, Santa Ana Community College, California, 1971. Bachelor in History, Kansas State University, Pittsburg, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Missouri, 1974.

    Career

    • Assistant director Ottumwa (Iowa) Public Library., 1975-1977. Library director Fort Dodge (Iowa) Public Library., 1977-1986, Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Public Library., since 1987.

    Membership

    With United States Navy, 1967-1969. Member American Library Association, Iowa Library. Association, Iowa Urban Public Library.

    Association (president since 1999, secretary 1995-1998), Linn County Library. Association (vice president since 1993), Linn County Library. Consortium (secretary since 1995), Rotary, Greater Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

    Connections

    • Married Linda Lou Theisen, May 23, 1987. Children: Anne, Nicholas, Rachel.
    • father: Ross Eugene Armitage Wieland
    • mother: Mary Kathleen (Donley) Wieland
    • spouse: Linda Lou Theisen
    • children: Anne Armitage
    • Nicholas Armitage
    • Rachel Armitage
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    Born December 11, 1946
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      Santa Ana Community College
    • 1973
      Kansas State University
    • 1974
      University Missouri
    • 1975 - 1977
      Assistant, director Ottumwa (Iowa) Public Library
    • 1977 - 1986
      library director, Fort Dodge (Iowa) Public Library
    • 1987
      library director, Fort Dodge (Iowa) Public Library