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Rebecca Shrewsbury Leavy

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Rebecca Shrewsbury Leavy, American librarian. Certified school library media specialist K-12, rank I teacher.

Background

Leavy, Rebecca Shrewsbury was born on March 4, 1946 in Valdosta, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Ralph Damon and Aline Wade (Lanier) Shrewsbury.

Education

Bachelor, Western Kentucky University, 1967. Master of Science in Library. Science, Western Kentucky University, 1979.

Career

Elementary school library Warren County Schools, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1967-1968. Teacher junior high school Ohio County Schools, Hartford, 1968-1969. Library media specialist high school Hillsborough County Schools, Tampa, Florida, 1969-1972.

Teacher junior high school Knoxville (Tennessee) City Schools, 1973, library junior high school, 1973-1977. Laboratory school library media specialist Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, 1979-1981, supervisor Educational Resources Center, 1981-1995. High school library media specialist Ohio County Schools, Hartford, Kentucky, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified school library media specialist K-12, rank I teacher.

Membership

Board directors Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Bowling Green, 1982-1985. Member American Library Association, Kentucky Library. Association (past secretary special libraries section, academy libraries section, technology roundtable), Kentucky School Media Association, American Quilters Society, Phi Delta Kappa (vice president membership 1989-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Quilting, needlecrafts, antiquing, reading.

Connections

Married Tyrel G. Moore, August 19, 1967. 1 child, Brian Lanier Moore. Married Marvin D. Leavy, June 2, 1984.