Summer 2015: 2010s


Kevin Ray, MLIS, Cleveland, Ohio, is one of 10 librarians in the country to receive a 2014 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times “I Love My Librarian Award.” Recipients were selected for their dedicated public service and the valuable role they play in transforming lives through education in our nation’s communities. Ray is a children’s librarian at the Martin Luther King Jr. Branch of the Cleveland Public Library.

Daniel Blair Wedding

Daniel Blair, Haverford, Pennsylvania, wrote, “I married Colleen Campbell on October 25, 2014.”


Sonya Knisley, MLIS, Arcanum, Ohio, has accepted a position as the head of Children’s Services at Clark County Public Library (CCPL). She has previously worked as a children’s librarian for CCPL and as the collection development librarian and children’s assistant at Preble County District Library.

Cynthia Boyden, MLIS, Columbus, Ohio, has accepted a position as library assistant in Circulation and Special Services at the State Library of Ohio. She will be responsible for providing resources to state employees and Ohio residents.


Trevor Watkins, MLIS, has been hired as the new science librarian at Kent State University Libraries. He will work closely with faculty and students to assist with science research inquiries relative to the departments of chemistry, computer science, liquid crystals, mathematical sciences, physics and technology.