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Library association executive

Carla Jean Funk, American Library association executive. Member American Library Association, American Society Association Executives, Illinois Library. Association, Association Forum of Chicagoland, Special Libraries Association, Beta Phi Mu, Delta Zeta.


Funk, Carla Jean was born on September 21, 1946 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of David H. and Jean (Duffy) Belt.


Bachelor in Psychology, Northwestern University, 1968. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1973. Master of Business Administration, University Chicago, 1985.


Library. adult services Northbrook (Illinois) Public Library., 1973-1977. Director Warren-Newport Public Library. District, Gurnee, Illinois, 1977-1980.

Consultant Suburban Library. Systems, Burr Ridge, 1980-1983. Director automation and technical services, medical student services American Medical Association, Chicago, 1983-1992.

Executive director Medical Library. Association, since 1992. Adjunct faculty Dominican University, 1986—2000, member GSLIS advisory commission.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow: Chartered Institute Library. & Information Professional (honorary). Member International Federation Library.

Associations and Institutes, American Society Association Executives (certified association executive), Association Forum of Chicagoland, Beta Phi Mu, Delta Zeta, Medical Library. Association (honorary), Friends The National Library Medicine (board member), University Chicago Women's Alliance (board member).


David H. Belt

Jean (Duffy) Belt