Log In

Janis Lanell Roberson

Adminstrator , library adminstrator

Janis Lanell Roberson, American library adminstrator. Member Tarrant Regional Librarians Association (president 1982-1983), Public Librarians Association North Texas (president 1983), Grapevine Women's Committee of C., Grapevine History Society (oral history committee chairman, president 1986-1987), Grapevine Chamber of Commerce, American Library Association, Texas Library Association, Texas Municipal Library Directors Association.

Background

Roberson, Janis Lanell was born on November 22, 1947 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Daughter of Eddie Loyd and Thelma Ilene (Kerr) Helton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Texas Woman's University, 1970, Master of Library Science, 1976. Certified county librarian, Texas Cataloger, head technical processing Grand Prairie (Texas) Memorial Library, 1970-1977. Director Grapevine (Texas) Public Library, since 1978.

Religion

Baptism is an act of full immersion following Christ’s example. It should be undertaken by spiritually matured individuals capable to understand its profound significance: resurrection to new life.

Politics

It is in God’s power to prompt the hearts and minds of political authorities to His purposes and furnish wisdom and guidance in their decisions.

Views

Life is not about things, possessions, or money, but about relationships.

Membership

Member Tarrant Regional Librarians Association (president 1982-1983), Public Librarians Association North Texas (president 1983), Grapevine Women's Committee of C., Grapevine History Society (oral history committee chairman, president 1986-1987), Grapevine Chamber of Commerce, American Library Association, Texas Library Association, Texas Municipal Library Directors Association.

Connections

Married Richard David Roberson, May 22, 1971. Children– Brian Devin, David Curtis.

father:
Eddie Loyd Helton

mother:
Thelma Ilene (Kerr) Helton

spouse:
Richard David Roberson

child:
Brian Devin Roberson

child:
David Curtis Roberson