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Paul Marvin Smith

librarian

Paul Marvin Smith, American librarian. Secretary Joint Archives Holland, since 1988; member Dutch American History Commission; Member American Theological Library. Association, Chicago Area Theological Library. Association (president 1987-1988), Association Doctor of Ministry Education, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Smith, Paul Marvin was born on November 15, 1950 in Holland, Michigan, United States. Son of John M. and Marian F. (Mastenbrook) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Hope College, 1972. Master of Divinity., Western Theological Seminary, 1976. Master of Theology, Victoria University, 1979.

Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1984.

Career

Assistant pastor, Lakeland Reformed Church, Vicksburg, Michigan, 1977-1979;pastor, Bethany Reformed Church, Belmond, Iowa., 1980-1983;public services library, Yale University Divinity School Library., New Haven, 1984-1985;director Beardslee Library., instructor theological bibliography, Western Theological Seminary, Holland, Michigan, 1985-1988;assistant professor, Western Theological Seminary, Holland, Michigan, since 1988.

Works

  • Contributor book reviews and articles to professional journals.

Membership

Secretary Joint Archives Holland, since 1988. Member Dutch American History Commission. Member American Theological Library.

Association, Chicago Area Theological Library. Association (president 1987-1988), Association Doctor of Ministry Education, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Loretta Ann Beukelman, August 10, 1973. Children: Emilie, Geoffrey.

father:
John M. Smith

mother:
Marian F. (Mastenbrook) Smith

spouse:
Loretta Ann Beukelman

children:
Emilie Smith

Geoffrey Smith