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Kathy Venita Moore Ayers

Kathy Venita Moore Ayers, American librarian. Certified professional library, New Mexico; certified teacher, New Mexico. Recipient Service award, Altrusa, 1979, Sunset Parent-Teachers Association, 1989.


  • Ayers, Kathy Venita Moore was born on January 15, 1946 in Amherst, Texas, United States. Daughter of Charles Edward and Jean (Willman) Moore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Illinois, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Illinois, 1974.


    • Director children's library Hayner Public Library., Alton, Illinois, 1974-1976. Director Ruidoso (New Mexico) Public Library., 1978-1980. Library media specialist Horgan Library., New Mexico Military Institute, Roswell, 1985-1993.

      Library New Mexico School Visually Handicapped, Alamogordo, since 1993, White Mount School, 1999—2004. Workshop presenter Lewis & Clark Regional Library. Systems, Illinois, 1975.

      Outreach programer Hayner Public Library., 1974-1976. Delegate Pre-White House Conference, State of New Mexico, 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Certified professional library, New Mexico. Certified teacher, New Mexico.


    • Contributor articles to newspapers and professional journals.


    Board directors Alton Symphony, 1975. Member Altrusa, Ruidoso, 1979-1984, Friend of Roswell Public Library. Secretary Ruidoso Summer Festival, 1979.

    Board directors Superintendents Advisory Board, Roswell, New Mexico, 1987-1989. President Friends of Library., Ruidoso, 1980-1983, Parent Advocacy for Gifted Education, 1990-1992. Vice president Sunset Parent-Teachers Association.

    Board directors New Mexico Library. Foundation, since 1992. Member State Task Force on School Libraries, 1999.

    Member New Mexico Library. Association (library development committee, educational technical roundtable vice chair 1991, chair elect 1992, co-chair state convention local arrangements 1990-1991, Second vice president 1993-1994, 1st vice president 1994-1995, president 1995-1996, Library. Leadership award 2001), New Mexico Academy and Research Libraries (vice chair 1992, president 1993), New Mexico Taskforce for School Libraries, Kiwanis (board directors 1990-1992).



    Travel, stained glass, music, hiking.


    • Children: Suzanne Flanary, Charles Flanary.
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    Born January 15, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1972
      University Illinois
    • 1974
      University Illinois
    • 1974 - 1976
      Director, children's library Hayner Public Library
      Alton, Illinois, United States
    • 1978 - 1980
      director, Ruidoso (New Mexico) Public Library
    • 1985 - 1993
      library media specialist, Horgan Library
      Roswell, New Mexico, United States
    • 1993
      library New Mexico School Visually Handicapped
      Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States
    • 1999 - 2004
      library New Mexico School Visually Handicapped