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Karen J. Watkins

Karen J. Watkins, American librarian. Member American Association of University Women (president Santa Fe chapter 1991), New Mexico Library. Association (president 1988-1989), New Mexico Library. Foundation (board directors 1994), Rotary (board directors 1994).

Background

  • Watkins, Karen J. was born on July 5, 1947 in Albuquerque. Daughter of Clifford Ray and Glenys Bell (Frevert) Jurgensen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, St. John's College, Santa Fe, 1967. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1972. Postgraduate, University California, Berkeley, 1982.

    Career

    • Library. Santa Fe Public Schools, 1972-1978. Library consultant New Mexico State Library., Santa Fe, 1978-1984, administrator, 1984-1989, director, since 1989.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women (president Santa Fe chapter 1991), New Mexico Library. Association (president 1988-1989), New Mexico Library. Foundation (board directors 1994), Rotary (board directors 1994).

    Connections

    • Married William Gray Watkins, May 15, 1976.
    • father: Clifford Ray Jurgensen
    • mother: Glenys Bell (Frevert) Jurgensen
    • spouse: William Gray Watkins
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    Born July 5, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      St. John's College
    • 1972
      University Denver
    • 1982
      University California
    • 1972 - 1978
      Library Santa Fe Public Schools
    • 1978 - 1984
      library consultant, New Mexico State Library
      Santa Fe, Argentina, Argentina