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Nancy Tillinghast

Nancy Tillinghast, American library director. Named Woman of the Year, Thomasville-Thomas County Chamber of Commerce., 2007; recipient Library. award, New York Times, 2006, Community Service award, Zion Christian Bible Institute. Chairman United Way Thomas County; member Family Connections, Hands on Thomas County; Member of American Library Association, Public Library. Association, Georgia Library. Association, Rotary.

Background

  • Tillinghast, Nancy was born on March 2, 1946 in Buckhannon, West Virginia, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, West Virginia University, 1969. Master of Library and Information Science, University South Carolina, 1991.

    Career

    • Assistant library Roane County Library., Spencer, West Virginia, 1982—1990. Children's & public services library Thomas County Public Library. Systems, Thomasville, Georgia, 1991—1994, assistant director, 1994—1996, director, since 1996.

      Chairman Library. Council Southwest Georgia Technology College, member Literacy Council. Chairman Certified Literate Community Progressive Thomas County.

    Membership

    Chairman United Way Thomas County. Member Family Connections, Hands on Thomas County. Member of American Library Association, Public Library.

    Association, Georgia Library. Association, Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, cross stitch, reading.

    Connections

    • Children: Beth Norman, Mark.
    • children: Beth Norman Tillinghast
    • Mark Tillinghast
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    Born March 2, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      West Virginia University
    • 1991
      University South Carolina
    • 1982 - 1990
      Assistant, library Roane County Library
      Spencer, Iowa, United States
    • 1991 - 1994
      children's & public services library Thomas County Public Library Systems
      Thomasville, North Carolina, United States