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Veronica Ann Wilkerson Johnson, American Information and government services director ( hum: library)information and government services director. Recipient State of Michigan Young Librarian of Year award, 1982. Member City of Inkster Cable television Task Force, since 1981; Member.NAACP, American Library Association (chairman ASCLA/SLAS committee 1986-1987,; Member Church of Christ.

Background

Johnson, Veronica Ann Wilkerson was born on August 5, 1952 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of James Henry and Alberta (Dixon) Wilkerson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wayne State University, 1975. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1977.

Career

Technician Wayne County Health Department, Project Prescad, 1978-1979. Children's librarian Inkster (Michigan) branch Wayne Oakland Library Federation, 1979, head community librarian, 1979-1985. Government relations specialist State Library of Michigan, 1985-1987, director information and government services, 1987^.

Owner Verondee Cons. Company, East Lansing, Michigan. Administrative aide State Republican Hansen Clarke, Michigan. Legislation liaison Governor James J. Blanchard.

Speaker, presenterworkshops in field. Newspaper columnist Library Lines. Author manuals on marketing government publications, cost effective methods and community needs/public library.

Vice president Information Movers, Inc., Michigan City of Inkster adviser Volunteer Training for Youth Leadership Development, Sister Cities International.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Newspaper columnist: Library Lines. Author: manuals on marketing government publications, cost effective methods and community needs/public library.

Membership

Adviser City of Inkster. Volunteer Training Youth Leadership Development, Sister Cities International. Secretary Inkster Community Project Pride, 1979—1980.

Member City of Inkster Cable television Task Force, since 1981. Chairman workshop committee Inkster International Friendship Force Exchange, since 1981. Member East Lansing Planning Commission, since 1995.

Appointed Selective Service Board, since 2002. Administrative aide State Republican Hansen Clarke. Legislation liaison Governor James J. Blanchard.

Board directors University Michigan Lansing Service Center, since 1993. Member of American Library Association (chairman ASCLA/SLAS committee, member ASCLA planning committee 1986-1987), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Council State Agency Libraries (secretary/treasurer), Michigan Library. Association, Medical Library.

Association, Gamma Phi Delta.

Connections

Married Melvin Lee Johnson, November 3, 1973. Children: Dichondra Rosalyn, Christopher Lee, Jonell Henry.

father:
James Henry Wilkerson

mother:
Alberta (Dixon) Wilkerson

spouse:
Melvin Lee Johnson

child:
Dichondra Rosalyn Johnson

child:
Christopher Lee Johnson

child:
Jonell Henry Johnson