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Linda May Wood, American Born: Fort Dodge, Iowa, November 6, 1942Librarian ( hum: library)librarian.

Background

Wood, Linda May was born on November 6, 1942 in Fort Dodge, Iowa, United States. Daughter of John Albert and Beth Ida (Riggs) Wiley.

Education

Bachelor, Portland State University, 1964. Master in Librarianship, University Washington, 1965.

Career

Reference library Multnomah County Library., Portland, Oregon, 1965-1967, branch library, 1967-1972, administrative assistant to library, 1972-1973, assistant library, assistant director, 1973-1977. Assistant city library Los Angeles Public Library., 1977-1980. Library director Riverside (California) City and County Public Library., 1980-1991.

County library Alameda County Library., Fremont, since 1991. Administrative council member Bay Area Library and Information Services, Oakland, California, since 1991.

Membership

Chair combined charities campaign County of Alameda, Oakland, California, 1992. Board directors Inland Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome project, Riverside, 1990-1991. Volunteer United Way of Inland Valleys, Riverside, 1986-1987, Bicentennial Competition on the Constitution, 36th Congressional District, Colton, California, 1988-1990.

Member American Library Association (College Language Association chapter councilor 1992-1995), California Library. Association (president 1985, executive committee, American Library Association chapter councilor 1992-1995), California County Libraries Association (president 1984), League of California Cities (community services policy committee 1985-1990), Online Computer Library Center Users Council (Pacific Network delegate 1986-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Folk dancing, opera, reading.

Connections

Married C. James Wood, September 15, 1964 (divorced October 1984).

father:
John Albert Wiley

mother:
Beth Ida (Riggs) Wiley

spouse:
C. James Wood