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Betty Drees Johnson

Betty Drees Johnson, library director. Recipient Florida Library. Association Lifetime Achievement award, 2006, Florida Arts in Education Community Volunteer award.

Background

  • Johnson, Betty Drees Daughter of Robert A. and Loretta Drees.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stetson University, 1959. Master of Arts in History, Stetson University, 1962. Master of Science in Library.

      Services, Columbia University, 1964.

    Career

    • Head cataloging library Stetson University, DeLand, Florida, 1963—1969, Armstrong State College, Savannah, Georgia, 1969—1970, Stetson University, 1970—1972, head of technical services, 1972—1988, associate library director, 1988—2002, library director, since 2002. President Florida Library. Association, Winter Park, 2001—2002.

      Review conference White House, 1991.

    Works

    • Contributor: book 101 Uses of dBase in Libraries. Author: (software) Patrons Plus, BookBase III, articles in various publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: liberal

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    President DeLand Museum of Art, 1986—1987, board trustees, 1999—2000, Cultural Arts Center Board, DeLand, 1987—1994, 2009—2010. Board member and webmaster League of Women Voters Volusia Company, Daytona Beach, Florida, since 2004, West Volusia History Society. Member of Museum Florida Art, Southeastern Library.

    Association, Florida Library. Network Council, Association College & Research Libraries, American Library Association, Library. Administration & Management Associate (committee member 2003-2009), Florida Library.

    Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, antiques.

    Connections

    • Married Evans C. Johnson, January 28, 1959 (deceased).
    • father: Robert A.
    • mother: Loretta Drees
    • spouse: Evans C. Johnson
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    • 1959
      Stetson University
    • 1962
      Stetson University
    • 1964
      Columbia University
    • 1963 - 1969
      Head, cataloging library Stetson University
      Deland, Florida, United States
    • 1969 - 1970
      Head, cataloging library Stetson University
      Savannah, Georgia, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      Head, cataloging library Stetson University
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