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Laurie Francine Tynan, American Librarian.

Background

Tynan, Laurie Francine was born on July 14, 1951 in N. Tonawanda, New York, United States. Daughter of Bruce Homer and Marie Rosalie (De Ryck) Tynan.

Education

AB, Bucknell University, 1973. Master of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1975.

Career

Assistant director, Meadville (Pennsylvania) Public Library, 1975-1980; assistant director, Sussex County Library System, Newton, New Jersey, 1980-1981; director, Huntingdon (Pennsylvania) County Library, 1982-1987; district consultant, Montgomery County-Norristown (Pennsylvania) Public Library., since 1987; executive director, Montgomery County-Norristown (Pennsylvania) Public Library., since 1989. Chair Pennsylvania Interlibr. Loan Advisory Council, Harrisburg, 1987-1989.

Membership

Treasurer Women's Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Meadville, 1979-1980, Huntingdon House, Inc., 1985-1987. Member American Civil Liberties Union, American Association of University Women (president Huntingdon chapter 1984-1986, treasurer Perkiomen chapter 1988-1991 co-chair 1991-1993), National Organization for Women, American Library Association, Pennsylvania Library. Association (legislation day coordinator 1989, chair Juniata-Conemaugh chapter 1985-1986, chair public library division 1992).

Connections

father:
Bruce Homer Tynan

mother:
Marie Rosalie (De Ryck) Tynan