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Ronald Paul Steensland, American librarian. Recipient Service award United Way.


Steensland, Ronald Paul was born on December 16, 1946 in Dothan, Alabama, United States. Son of Maurice John and Claire Folkes Steensland.


Bachelor, Florida State University, 1969. Master of Science, Florida State University, 1970. Postgraduate, Miami University, Ohio, 1972.

Postgraduate, University Maryland, 1980. Postgraduate, United States Army War College, 1995.


Director Davidson County Public Library., Lexington, North Carolina, 1970-1973, Hidalgo County Library. System, McAllen, Texas, 1973-1976, Los Alamos County Library., 1976-1977, Lexington Public Library., 1977—2003, Bay County Library. Friends of Library., since 2003.

Chairman John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Awards, 1977.


Christ died on the cross to give humans the promise of everlasting life, but this requires that each individual accepts Christ into his life and asks for forgiveness.


Leadership appointments should reflect the racial and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ.


To develop a close relationship with God could be done through many avenues, namely, reading the Bible, praying, praising, worshiping, and telling others of the Gospel.


Treasurer Hildago County chapter American Red Cross, 1975. Served as company Commander, battalion Commander, brigade Commander, assistant division Commander, colonel, United States Army, United States Army Reserve, 1969-2005. Member American Library Association, Reserve Officers Association (secretary-treasurer chapter 100), Association United States Army (secretary Bluegrass chapter), United States Chess Federation, Southeastern Library Association, Kentucky Library Association, Lexington Chamber of Commerce, Alpha Tau Omega.

Clubs: Lafayette, President's, Lexington Chess, Rotary.


Married Nancy Hollister, December 20, 1970. 1 child, Ronald Paul.

Maurice John

Claire Folkes Steensland

Nancy Hollister

Ronald Paul Steensland