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Patricia Ann Woodrum, American librarian. Active Leadership Tulsa Alumni; executive director Botanical Garden/Edition and Research Center; Member American Library Association, Public Library. Association (president 1993-1994), Oklahoma Library. Association (president 1978-1979, Distinguished Library. award 1982, Meritorious Service award 1996), Tulsa Press Club.

Background

Woodrum, Patricia Ann was born on October 11, 1941 in Hutchinson, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Donald Jewell and Ruby Pauline (Shuman) Hoffman.

Education

Bachelor, Kansas State College, Pittsburg, 1963. Master of Library Science, University Oklahoma, 1966.

Career

Branch library, Tulsa City-County Library. System, 1964-1965;head branches, Tulsa City-County Library. System, 1965-1966;head reference department, Tulsa City-County Library.

System, 1966-1967;chief extension, chief public service, Tulsa City-County Library. System, 1967-1973;assistant director, Tulsa City-County Library. System, 1973-1976;executive director, Tulsa City-County Library.

System, 1976-1996;owner, Paradigm Management Cons. Superior vena cava syndrome, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Avocations: backpacking, swimming, gardening. F C.

Membership

Active Friends of Tulsa Library., Leadership Tulsa Alumni. Member UCT Trust Authority Board, Cmty. Svc. Council Board; member Editl.

Court Appointed Special Advocates Board. Member American Library Association, Public Library. Association (president 1993-1994), Oklahoma Library.

Association (president 1978-1979, Distinguished Library. award 1982, Meritorious Svc. award 1996), Tulsa Press Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, gardening.

Connections

Married Clayton Eugene Woodrum, March 31, 1962. 1 child, Clayton Eugene, World War II.

father:
Donald Jewell Hoffman

mother:
Ruby Pauline (Shuman) Hoffman

spouse:
Clayton Eugene Woodrum