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Staff Spotlight: Emily Warwas

TLA News, TLA Staff Spotlight

Emily Warwas Member Services Coordinator What are your job responsibilities at TLA? Assisting everyone with any of their membership and registration questions or issues, answering the TLA general email, shipping […]

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Between the Lines: May Member Spotlight

Between the Lines: Member Spotlight, TLA Annual Conference, TLA Membership

Katherine Counterman Library Media Specialist David and Terri Youngblood Elementary School What inspired you to become a librarian? I am a quintessential child of books. Picture the first few chapters […]

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TLA Honored by League of Women Voters of Texas

TLA News

On April 19, the League of Women Voters (LWVTX) of Texas hosted its annual Making Democracy Work Dinner to celebrate civic engagement and honor individuals and organizations dedicated to upholding […]

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Staff Spotlight: Priscilla Takyi

TLA News, TLA Staff Spotlight

Priscilla Takyi Communications Coordinator What are your job responsibilities at TLA? My job responsibilities at TLA range from writing press releases and blogs to maintaining the TLA website, social media […]

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Between the Lines: April Member Spotlight

Between the Lines: Member Spotlight, TLA Membership, TLA News

Chad Hetterley Assistant Library Director Grapevine Public Library  What inspired you to become a librarian? I didn’t grow up aspiring to become a librarian. My dream was to be a […]

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Letter to School Superintendents – Value of School Librarians

Advocacy

The Texas Library Association mailed this letter on March 19  to all Texas school district superintendents to advocate for school librarians as districts face budget deficits. Dear Superintendent, As educators […]

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Between the Lines: March Member Spotlight

Between the Lines: Member Spotlight, TLA Membership, TLA News

Linda Stevens Division Director – Programs, Partnerships & Outreach Harris County Public Library   What inspired you to become a librarian? I always felt at home in the library, in school […]

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Staff Spotlight: Alison Urban

TLA News, TLA Staff Spotlight

Alison Urban Director of Administration What are your job responsibilities at TLA?  I oversee the administrative functions, including office management, finance, accounting, budgeting, and Human Resources. Tell us three things […]

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