TLACast Newsletter
Names in the News
August 2017
Volume. 36 No. 5
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Deceased
    Virginia Louise Howle of Mineola, TX passed away in July.

    Donna MacKinney passed away in June.

    Madge Weatherby passed away in June.
    Michelle Cooper, library media specialist at White Oak Middle School, was one of three Tech & Learning Leaders of the Year.

    Karin Gerstenhaber has been promoted to associate director of the Tocker Foundation.

    Irena Klaic is the new head librarian at Austin Community College's Pinnacle Campus.

    Dionne Mack has been promoted to Assistant City Manager in El Paso. Mark Pumphrey is the El Paso Public Library interim director.

    Jennifer Peters will be the new Director of Library Development at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission when Deborah Littrell retires in August.

    Manya Shorr will become Director of the Fort Worth Public Library on September 5. She has been Director of Public Service for the District of Columbia Public Library.

    Roosevelt Weeks will become Austin Public Library Director on September 11. He has been Deputy Director of Administration at the Houston Public Library.