Meet Deirdre Jameson
Deirdre is the Library Media Specialist. She received her BA in Mathematics from Russell Sage College, Troy NY and her Masters in Library and Information Systems (MLIS) from Dominican University, River Forest IL. She holds a Minnesota K-12 Library Media license.
Deirdre started her working life as a computer programmer. She has 30+ years experience in working with computers and has had a computer in her home since 1987! A transplant to Minnesota, Deirdre has worked in business, private, public and school libraries. She was the PreK-12 Library Media Specialist at Saint Bernard’s School (St. Paul) until they closed their grade school. She spent the past three years as the Library Media Specialist for two elementary schools in the Stillwater Area School district.
Deirdre is an avid reader – learning to read early with the help of her older brother. She began working in libraries in first grade. Deirdre has been an executive board member of Minnesota Youth Reading Awards since 2008 and is the current President.