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Librarian , library director

Donna Cole, American librarian, library director.

Background

Cole, Donna was born on July 21, 1952 in Amsterdam, New York, United States. Daughter of Frank Harry and Betty (Haig) Cole.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Fitchburg State College, 1980. Master in Library. Service, Rutgers University, 1983.

Career

Library, School Nursing, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, 1983-1985;assistant branch library, Upper Cape branch Cape May County Library., Petersburg, New Jersey, 1986-1987;head circulation, reference library, Joint Free Public Library. Morristown (New Jersey) and Morris Township, 1987-1990;acting director, Joint Free Public Library. Morristown (New Jersey) and Morris Township, 1990-1991;assistant library department business and economics, Birmingham (Alabama) Public Library., 1991-1992;director, Leeds (Alabama) Public Library., 1992-1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles and book reviews to various publications.

Membership

Charter member Leeds Public Library. Foundation, Inc., secretary, 1996-1997. Member Lupus Foundation, Birmingham, 1992-1997.

Member American Association of University Women, American Library Association, National Organization of Women, Public Library. Association, Southea. Library. Association, Alabama Library.

Association (2nd vice president 1995-1996), Jefferson County Public Library. Association (secretary 1994), Greater Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce, Leeds Area Business and Professional Women (charter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: freelance writing.

Connections

Married William Fite, March 24, 1991.

father:
Frank Harry Cole

mother:
Betty (Haig) Cole

spouse:
William Fite