Florida State Librarian to speak in Fernandina Beach

Nassau County Public Library System
Press Release
Janet W. Loveless, Assistant Director
February 12, 2019 10:00 a.m.

Florida State Library Director Amy L. Johnson

State Librarian, Amy L. Johnson, will present a program on “Public Libraries in their Communities” at the Fernandina Beach Branch Library on Thursday, February 21st at 5:30 pm. Residents across the county are invited to attend. Ms. Johnson has served as the State Librarian and Director of the Division of Library and Information Services (DLIS) at the Florida Department of State since her appointment in 2015.

Since joining the department in 2000, Amy has held several positions, serving as Chief of the Bureau of Library Development from late 2011 through 2015. Prior to joining the Florida Department of State, Amy was a librarian at the Marshall W. Hamilton Library at North Florida Community College in Madison, Florida. Ms. Johnson completed a Master of Science in Library Science degree at Florida State University. She completed her undergraduate education at The University of The South in Sewanee, Tennessee.

Immediately following Ms. Johnson’s presentation, the Friends of the Library will hold their annual meeting. The public is welcome to attend both programs. For questions or more information, please visit the library website at www.nassaureads.com


This entry was posted in General. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.