Candidate: Elizabeth Insley
Running for: Secretary/Treasurer
Current Job Title: Senior Information Services Specialist in the Youth Services department, Newport News Public Library System, Main Street Library – February 2013 – present
Professional Biography and Statement of Purpose:
During 12 years of library experience, I have participated on numerous committees, holding office of secretary in some. Previous to my current position, I was Department head for Circulation, managing ten employees, which included completing employee annual reviews, daily schedules, leave requests, and payroll, while serving as supplies procurer for the branch library, tracking usage and managing the supply budget. My experience also includes reconciliation of monies accrued on a daily basis from branch activities, teaching our library database to new employees, and public speaking to groups in programming events. With this experience behind me, I can be the asset you are looking for in Secretary/Treasurer. My personal goal is to give back to ALA and NMRT via a leadership position, and further my professional experience in librarianship.