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Joan Leita Smith

Joan Leita Smith, American school media specialist.

Background

  • Smith, Joan Leita was born on September 17, 1938 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Daughter of James and Lucille (Fiske) Wilcox.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, State University of New York, Cortand, 1960. Master of Arts in Library. Science, Indiana University, 1964.

    Career

    • Teacher Bay Shore School District, New York, 1960—1961, Mad River Township, Dayton, Ohio, 1962, 1964. Bookmobile children's library Dayton and Montgomery County, 1962—1963. School library media specialist Rome School District, New York, since 1979.

    Membership

    Leader Girl Scouts United States of America, Rome, 1974—1981. Active member Parent-Teachers Association, 1976—1982. Church library Bowie United Methodist Church, Maryland, 1970—1972.

    Member of American Association of University Women, American Library Association, New York Library. Association (treasurer since 1992), Central New York Library. Association, Air Force Officers Wives Club, Pi Lambda Theta, Beta Phi Mu.

    Connections

    • Married Robert David Smith, July 22, 1961. Children: Kenneth, Karen.
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    Born September 17, 1938
    • 1960
      State University of New York
    • 1964
      Indiana University
    • 1960 - 1961
      Teacher, Bay Shore School District
      New York, United States
    • 1962
      Teacher, Bay Shore School District
      Dayton, Ohio, United States
    • 1962 - 1963
      bookmobile children's library Dayton and Montgomery County
    • 1964
      Teacher, Bay Shore School District
      Dayton, Ohio, United States
    • 1979
      school library media specialist, Rome School District
      New York, United States