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Thomas Edward Armitage

library director

Thomas Edward Armitage, American library director. With United States Navy, 1967-1969. Member American Library Association, Iowa Library. Association, Iowa Urban Public Library. Association (president since 1999, secretary 1995-1998), Linn County Library. Association (vice president since 1993), Linn County Library. Consortium (secretary since 1995), Rotary, Greater Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

Background

Armitage, Thomas Edward was born on December 11, 1946 in Torrington, Wyoming, United States. Son of Ross Eugene Armitage and Mary Kathleen (Donley) Wieland.

Education

Associate of Arts in History, Santa Ana Community College, California, 1971. Bachelor in History, Kansas State University, Pittsburg, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Missouri, 1974.

Career

Assistant director, Ottumwa (Iowa) Public Library., 1975-1977;library director, Fort Dodge (Iowa) Public Library., 1977-1986;library director, Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Public Library., since 1987.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1967-1969. Member American Library Association, Iowa Library. Association, Iowa Urban Public Library.

Association (president since 1999, secretary 1995-1998), Linn County Library. Association (vice president since 1993), Linn County Library. Consortium (secretary since 1995), Rotary, Greater Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

Connections

Married Linda Lou Theisen, May 23, 1987. Children: Anne, Nicholas, Rachel.

father:
Ross Eugene Armitage Wieland

mother:
Mary Kathleen (Donley) Wieland

spouse:
Linda Lou Theisen

children:
Anne Armitage

Nicholas Armitage

Rachel Armitage