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Melissa Dawn Atkinson

Melissa Dawn Atkinson, librarian, educator.

Background

  • Atkinson, Melissa Dawn Daughter of Nina L. Hayes and Donald P. Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science math education, Abilene Christian University, Texas, 1994. Master of Library Science, University North Texas, Denton, 2000.

    Career

    • Math teacher Ralls Indiana School District, Texas, 1995—1997. Special collections assistant Abilene Christian University, 1998—2000, reference library, 2000—2004, assistant professor library science, 2000—2004, electronic services and serials library, since 2004, associate professor library science, since 2004. Chair Abilene Library.

      Consortium Serials Committee, 2007—2008. Presenter TLA Annual Conference, 2009.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals., performer (co-presenter) learningtimes online library conference.

    Membership

    Morning worship nursery supervisor Southern Hills Church Christ, Abilene, 2004—2010. Member of American Library Association, Texas Library. Association (TALL Texan Leadership Development Institute, Alumnae 2007), Association College & Research Libraries, Christian College Libraries (RSI editorial board member 2000-2005), Texas Library.

    Association (chair district 1 2007-2008), Alpha Phi Omega (secretary nu zeta 1992-1993).

    Connections

    • Married Robert C. Atkinson.
    • father: Nina L. Hayes
    • mother: Donald P. Johnson
    • spouse: Robert C. Atkinson.
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    • 1994
      Abilene Christian University
    • 2004
      special collections assistant, Abilene Christian University
    • 1995 - 1997
      Math teacher, Ralls Indiana School District
      Texas, United States
    • 1998
      special collections assistant, Abilene Christian University
    • 2004
      special collections assistant, Abilene Christian University