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Victoria Potts Leather

college librarian

Victoria Potts Leather, American College librarian. Avocations: reading, needlework, traveling. F C. Member Allied Arts, Hunter Museum, High Museum Art. Member American Library Association, Southeastern Library. Association, Tennessee Library. Association (past chair legislation committee), Chattanooga Area Library. Association (president 1978-1979), Tennessee Board Regents Media Consortium (chair 1994-1995), Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Leather, Victoria Potts was born on June 12, 1947 in Chattanooga. Daughter of James Elmer Potts and Ruby Lea (Bettis) Potts Wilmoth.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, University Chattanooga, 1968. Medical Science Liaison Society, University Tennessee, 1978.

Career

Library assistant, East New Orleans Regional Library., 1969-1971;library, Erlanger Nursing School, Chattanooga, 1971-1975;chief library, Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga, 1975-1977;director, Eastgate Branch Library., Chattanooga, 1977-1981;director library services, Chattanooga State Technology Community College, 1981-1995;dean library services, Chattanooga State Technology Community College, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, needlework, traveling. F C.

Membership

Member Allied Arts, Hunter Museum, High Museum Art. Member American Library Association, Southeastern Library. Association, Tennessee Library.

Association (past chair legislation committee), Chattanooga Area Library. Association (president 1978-1979), Tennessee Board Regents Media Consortium (chair 1994-1995), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, needlecrafts, travel.

Connections

Married Jack Edward Leather. Children: Stephen, Sean.

father:
James Elmer Potts Wilmoth

mother:
Ruby Lea (Bettis) Potts Wilmoth

spouse:
Jack Edward Leather

children:
Stephen Leather

Sean Leather