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Kenneth Donald Mead, American librarian.

Background

Mead, Kenneth Donald was born on September 14, 1946 in Garden City, Michigan, United States. Son of Donald Ferris and Rose Marie (Pruse) Mead.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1969; Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, University of Michigan, 1971; postgraduate, U. Control Florida, 1988-1989.

Career

Teacher chemistry, Mercy High School, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 1969-1970, 71-74; coordinator substance abuse information center, Daytona Beach (Florida) Community College, 1977-1980; manager medical library, Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach, 1974-1986; assistant director Bureau Library. Superior vena cava syndrome to Blind/Physically Handicapped, Florida Division Blind Superior vena cava syndrome, Daytona Beach, 1986-1988; records supervisor, Haynes and Boone, Dallas, 1988-1989; director information services, Gardere & Wynne, Dallas, since 1989.

Membership

Chairman substance abuse advisory committee Human Resources Center, 1983-1984. Board directors East Volusia unit American Cancer Society, 1975-1984, member public education committee Florida division, 1976-1984. Member friends board Daytona Library.

Center, 1986-1988; member DeLand Public Library. Board, 1986-1988, president, 1988. Board directors The Assemblage, 1989-1990, Dallas Opera Guild, 1989-1990, ARETE, since 1993.

Member innovators board Dallas Symphony Association, since 1989, treasurer, 1989-1991, president, 1995. Board directors Dallas Museum Art, 1989-1990, Prime Minister League. Served with United States Navy, 1970-1971.

Member American Library Association, American Association Law Libraries, Dallas Association Law Libraries.

Connections

father:
Donald Ferris Mead

mother:
Rose Marie (Pruse) Mead