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Nancy Lee Menaldi-Scanlan

Nancy Lee Menaldi-Scanlan, American librarian. Certified teacher elementary, speech, school librarian. Recipient Town Hall Players award, Kent State University, 1972. Board directors Thurmond Library, Sewanee,, Tennessee, 1982—1983; Member of Rhode Island Library Association, Southeastern Theatre Association, American Theatre Association, American Library Association.

Background

  • Menaldi-Scanlan, Nancy Lee was born on March 20, 1950 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Arthur Felix and Evelyn Florence (Chiody) Menaldi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts summa cum laude, Kent State University, 1972. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1973. Master of Science, Simmons College, 1979.

      Postgraduate, New York University, London, 1982.

    Career

    • Child drama teacher Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, 1973—1974. Fine arts teacher St. James School, Arlington, Massachusetts, 1976—1978. Children's librarian Lexington Public Library (Kentucky), 1979—1980.

      Director public arts programs University Kentucky, Lexington, 1980—1981. Librarian/teacher St. Andrew's-Sewanee School, St. Andrews, Tennessee, 1981—1983. Children's librarian Providence Public Library, since 1983.

      Juvenile, young adult reviewer, since 1983. Library assistant Melrose Public Library (Massachusetts), 1978—1979. Director Puppet Playhouse, Youngstown, Ohio, 1968—1972, Lexington, 1979—1981, Providence, since 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher elementary, speech, school librarian.

    Works

    • Contributor articles various professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors Thurmond Library, Sewanee,, Tennessee, 1982—1983. Member of Rhode Island Library Association, Southeastern Theatre Association, American Theatre Association, American Library Association.

    Connections

    • Married Michael Joseph Scanlan, August 21, 1976.
    • father: Arthur Felix Menaldi
    • mother: Evelyn Florence (Chiody) Menaldi
    • spouse: Michael Joseph Scanlan
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    Born March 20, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Kent State University
    • 1973
      Northwestern University
    • 1979
      Simmons College
    • 1982
      New York University
    • 1968 - 1972
      director, Puppet Playhouse
      Youngstown, Ohio, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      Child drama teacher, Arkansas Arts Center
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      fine arts teacher, St. James School
      Arlington, Virginia, United States
    • 1978 - 1979
      library assistant, Melrose Public Library (Massachusetts)
    • 1979 - 1981
      director, Puppet Playhouse
      Lexington, Kentucky, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      children's librarian Lexington Public Library (Kentucky)
    • 1980 - 1981
      director, public arts programs University Kentucky
      Lexington, Kentucky, United States
    • 1981 - 1983
      librarian/teacher St. Andrew's-Sewanee School
      Tennessee, United States
    • 1983
      director, Puppet Playhouse
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1983
      children's librarian Providence Public Library
    • 1983
      juvenile
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