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infosystems scientist

Katharine Severance Thomas, American infosystems scientist. Achievements include founding of three technical libraries. Member North Carolina Library. Association, Special Library. Association, Triangle Libraries Association (chair 1991), Library. Association Rockland County (executive board 1982-1985, editor newsletter 1985), Durham County Library. Association (vice president 1989-1990, president 1990-1991).

Background

Thomas, Katharine Severance was born on August 18, 1935 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Robert Watson and Katharine (Maddry) Severance.

Education

Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1957. Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1975.

Career

Administrative assistant Nanuet (New York ) Public Library, 1971-1974. Information consultant Goodkind & O'Dea Inc., Clifton, New Jersey, 1974. Director library Learning Management System Engineers, Pearl River, New York, 1975-1985.

Information scientist Chemical Industries Basel-GEIBY Biotechnology Research, Research Triangle, North Carolina, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include founding of three technical libraries.

Membership

Member North Carolina Library. Association, Special Library. Association, Triangle Libraries Association (chair 1991), Library.

Association Rockland County (executive board 1982-1985, editor newsletter 1985), Durham County Library. Association (vice president 1989-1990, president 1990-1991).

Connections

Married Vladimir Dagaev, September 12, 1957 (divorced May 1976). Children: Helen E. Dagaev, Katharine L. Dagaev, Charles I. Dagaev. Married Ronald Frank Thomas, March 24, 1979.

father:
Robert Watson Severance

mother:
Katharine (Maddry) Severance

spouses:
Vladimir Dagaev

Ronald Frank Thomas

children:
Helen E. Dagaev Thomas

Katharine L. Dagaev Thomas

Charles I. Dagaev Thomas