Log In

Bettye Loggins Smith Edit Profile

Librarian

Bettye Loggins Smith, librarian. Certified public manager George Washington University, 1999. Secretary Union Temple-Akwabaa Hospitality Society, Washington, 2007—2009; assistant superintendent Union Temple Baptist Church-Rihoro Schule, 2007—2009; Member of American Library Association (chair since 2010, co-chair 2006, Coretta Scott King Book award since 2010).

Background

Smith, Bettye Loggins Daughter of Wash and Lillian Marie Loggins.

Education

Bachelor, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1972. Master of Library Science, Drexel University, Philadelphia, 1975.

Career

Children's library DC Public Library., Washington, 1986—2004, administrative library, since 2004. Program member, presenter Vermont Center For Book, Burlington, 1998—2001.

Achievements

  • Certified public manager George Washington University, 1999.

Membership

Secretary Union Temple-Akwabaa Hospitality Society, Washington, 2007—2009. Assistant superintendent Union Temple Baptist Church-Rihoro Schule, 2007—2009. Member of American Library Association (chair since 2010, co-chair 2006, Coretta Scott King Book award since 2010).

Connections

Married Smith Percy; children: Edythe Marie, Amina Abasi.

father:
Wash Loggins

mother:
Lillian Marie Loggins

spouse:
Smith Percy

children:
Edythe Marie Smith

Amina Abasi Smith