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Karen Elaine Maki

Karen Elaine Maki, American librarian. Illinois State Library. grantee, 1995; recipient Current Affairs award Facts of File, 1991. Member American Library Association (division officer since 1980, secretary), League of Women Voters, Illinois Library. Association, Reference Library. Association (secretary since 1982), Elgin Symphony League (vice president since 1987), Suzuki Plus (fundraising chair since 1995).

Background

  • Maki, Karen Elaine was born on October 4, 1952 in Defiance, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Meryl Dwight and Mary Ann (Boutwell) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Music Education, Bowling Green State University, 1974. Master of Library Science, University Wisconsin, 1980.

    Career

    • Reference library Chicago Public Library., 1980-1981. Head of adult services Maywood (Illinois) Public Library., 1981-1982. From reference library to head of adult services Gail Borden Public Library., Elgin, Illinois, 1982-1996, assistant director, since 1996.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association (division officer since 1980, secretary), League of Women Voters, Illinois Library. Association, Reference Library. Association (secretary since 1982), Elgin Symphony League (vice president since 1987), Suzuki Plus (fundraising chair since 1995).

    Connections

    • Married Daniel Henry Maki, August 29, 1981. 1 child, Colin Philip.
    • father: Meryl Dwight Miller
    • mother: Mary Ann (Boutwell) Miller
    • spouse: Daniel Henry Maki
    • child: Colin Philip Maki
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    Born October 4, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Bowling Green State University
    • 1980
      University Wisconsin
    • 1980 - 1981
      Reference library Chicago Public Library
    • 1981 - 1982
      head, of adult services Maywood (Illinois) Public Library
    • 1982 - 1996
      from reference library to head, of adult services Gail Borden Public Library
      Elgin, Illinois, United States