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Librarian

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

Background

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

Education

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.

Career

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.

Religion

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.

Politics

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

Views

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.

Membership

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.

Connections

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

father:
Maurice John

mother:
Claire Folkes Steensland

spouse:
Nancy Hollister

child:
Ronald Paul Steensland