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Margaret Helen Boutwell Kolaya

Margaret Helen Boutwell Kolaya, American librarian. Board directors History Society Plainfield, 1973-1997, president, 1987-1988; board directors Catherine Webster Home, Inc., Plainfield, 1993-2002. Member American Library Association, New Jersey Library. Association, Third New Jersey Regiment (Brigade of the American Revolution).

Background

  • Kolaya, Margaret Helen Boutwell was born on April 15, 1947 in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of Harvey B. and Margaret A. Boutwell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Bucknell University, 1969. Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1979.

    Career

    • Manuscripts assistant Yale University Library., New Haven, 1969-1970. Head library The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, Edison and Plainfield, New Jersey, 1983-1996. Supervising library Rockwood Memorial Library., 1996-1997.

      Director Clark Public Library., 1997—2002, Scotch Plains (New Jersey) Publ Library., since 2002.

    Membership

    Board directors History Society Plainfield, 1973-1997, president, 1987-1988. Board directors Catherine Webster Home, Inc., Plainfield, 1993-2002. Member American Library Association, New Jersey Library.

    Association, Third New Jersey Regiment (Brigade of the American Revolution).

    Connections

    • Married John L. Kolaya, June 20, 1970. Children: Lauren B., Timothy A.
    • father: Harvey B.
    • mother: Margaret A. Boutwell
    • spouse: John L. Kolaya
    • children: Lauren B. Kolaya
    • Timothy A. Kolaya
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    Born April 15, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Bucknell University
    • 1979
      Rutgers University
    • 1969 - 1970
      Manuscripts assistant, Yale University Library
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1983 - 1996
      head, library The Wardlaw-Hartridge School
      New Jersey, United States
    • 1996 - 1997
      supervising library Rockwood Memorial Library
    • 1997 - 2002
      director, Clark Public Library
    • 2002
      director, Clark Public Library