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Joyce Miller Trent


Joyce Miller Trent, American librarian. Named San Antonio Women's Hall of Fame; recipient Leon Valley Hometown Hero award.


Trent, Joyce Miller was born on December 7, 1946 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Fielding Leo and Joyce (Henry) Miller.


Bachelor, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1969. Master of Library Science, University Texas, Austin, 1975.


Public service library Deer Park Public Library., Texas, 1969—1973. System interlibrary loan library San Antonio Public Library., 1975—1976. Director system, county library Atascosa County Library.

System, Jourdanton, Texas, 1976—1981. Library director Leon Valley Public Library., since 1981.


President parish council St. Brigid's Church, San Antonio, 1980—1981. Member civic affairs committee Texas Sesquicentennial Committee, Leon Valley, since 1984. Member of San Antonio Genealogical History Society (secretary 1977-1978), Leon Valley Business & Professional Association, Texas Library.

Association (treasurer district 10, vice chair-elect, then chair, chair small community libraries roundtable 2006, Library of the Year 2005), American Library Association.


Married Robert Cody Trent, March 17, 1973. Children: Michael Frederick Cody, Paul Templeton, Mark Fielding, Harley R.