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Kathleen Colson Mulroy

Kathleen Colson Mulroy, American library director. Certified professional library, Pennsylvania, New Jersey. Member American Library Association, Catholic Library. Association, Pennsylvania Library. Association (chapter board member since 1994, past state board member, past public relations committee chair), International Reading Association, New Jersey Library. Association.

Background

  • Mulroy, Kathleen Colson was born on May 2, 1951 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Frank J. and Esther A. (Roche) Colson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History and Political Science, University Kentucky, 1973. Medical Science Liaison Society, 1974.

    Career

    • Library. Public Library. of Youngstown (Ohio) and Mahoning County, 1974-1978. Consultant Nola Regional Library. Systems, Youngstown, 1978-1982, Newcastle (Pennsylvania) Public Library. and District Center, 1982-1983, Delaware County Library.

      Systems, Media, Pennsylvania, 1984-1987. Network consultant New Jersey State Library., Trenton, 1987-1991. Director library services Holy Family College, Philadelphia, 1991-1997.

      Library director Gwynedd-Mercy College, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, since 1997. Trustee Palinet, Inc., Philadelphia, 1992-1998, president board, 1997, treasurer, 1996.; grant reviewer New Jersey State Library., Trenton, since 1992.

      Executive board Tri State College Library. Cooperative, Rosemont, Pennsylvania, 1992-1994, 95-98. Presenter in field.

    Major achievements

    • Certified professional library, Pennsylvania, New Jersey.

    Works

    • Co-author: Automating Your Library, 1994. Compiler Native Americans: Recommended Books for Children and Young Adults, 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, Catholic Library. Association, Pennsylvania Library. Association (chapter board member since 1994, past state board member, past public relations committee chair), International Reading Association, New Jersey Library.

    Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Snorkeling, tennis, furniture refinishing, needlecrafts, perennial gardening.

    Connections

    • Married William T. Mulroy Junior, April 30, 1977.
    • father: Frank J. Colson
    • mother: Esther A. (Roche) Colson
    • spouse: William T. Mulroy Junior
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    Born March 2, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Kentucky
    • 1974 - 1978
      Library Public Library of Youngstown (Ohio) and Mahoning County
    • 1978 - 1982
      consultant, Nola Regional Library Systems
      Youngstown, Ohio, United States
    • 1982 - 1983
      consultant, Nola Regional Library Systems
    • 1984 - 1987
      consultant, Nola Regional Library Systems
      Media, Morocco
    • 1987 - 1991
      network, consultant New Jersey State Library
      Trenton, Illinois, United States
    • 1991 - 1997
      director, library services Holy Family College
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1997
      library director, Gwynedd-Mercy College
      Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, United States
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