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Jan Carol Wright

indexer

Jan Carol Wright, indexer. Recipient H. W. Wilson award, American Society Indexing, 2009. Vol. Rio Grande Library. Systems, Albuquerque, 1999—2006; Member of American Society of Indexers (webmaster 1989-1991), Society for Technology Communications (numerous awards 1991—2003).

Background

Wright, Jan Carol Daughter of Harry Gilbert and Dorothy Wright.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Rutgers University, 1976. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1980.

Career

Production trainer/archivist Aldus Corporation, Seattle, 1987—1991. President Wright Information, Sandia Park, New Mexico, since 1991. Head library Navajo Nation Library.

Systems, Window Rock, Arizona, 1980—1983. Library Colorado Mountain College, Steamboat Springs, 1983—1986.

Works

  • Editor: (journal) A to Z: The Newsletter of Society for Technical Communication's Indexing SIG (Merit Award for Society Newsletters, 2002). Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Vol. Rio Grande Library. Systems, Albuquerque, 1999—2006. Member of American Society of Indexers (webmaster 1989-1991), Society for Technology Communications (numerous awards 1991—2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Kayaking, photography, xeriscape landscaping, birdwatching, beadwork, hiking, bicycling.

Connections

Married A. Christopher James, August 14, 1988.

father:
Harry Gilbert

mother:
Dorothy Wright

spouse:
A. Christopher James