Janice Young has been elected the 2020-21 President-Elect of the Association of Specialized, Government and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASGCLA). Young will serve her Presidential term during 2021-22.
Janice is the Library Director at the Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office located in Washington, DC. She’s a proven leader in librarianship with a robust career working in traditional and specialized libraries, and federal agencies, over the past two decades. Janice received her undergraduate degrees in Communications and Sociology and minor in Art History from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, a Master of Education from Regis University and a Master of Library Science from Texas Woman’s University.
Other individuals elected to begin ASGCLA leadership roles, in the Summer of 2020, include:
Executive Director, Ocean State Libraries
DESIGNATED DIRECTOR, ARMED FORCES LIBRARIES
Supervisory Librarian, Army Logistics University
DESIGNATED DIRECTOR, LIBRARY COOPERATIVES
Executive Director, ATLA
DESIGNATED DIRECTOR, STATE LIBRARIES
State Librarian, North Dakota State Library
DESIGNATED DIRECTOR, UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS
Director, Braille and Talking Book Library California State Library