Alumni Spotlight – August 2021

Jaena Hollingsworth Alabi (MLIS, ’06) was recently promoted to full professor in Auburn University Libraries. Alabi currently serves as librarian for English, psychological sciences, and Africana studies and is the Ralph Brown Draughon Library Help Desk Coordinator at Auburn.

Julia M. Brown (MLIS, ’16) was named interim director of the Douglas County Public Library in Nevada. Read more about her background and current appointment here.

Dr. Rachel Fleming-May (PhD, ’08) and Regina Mays have published a new book, Fundamentals of Planning and Assessment for Libraries. Fleming-May is an associate professor in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. A press release about the book’s publication can be found here.

Congratulations to our alumni on these outstanding accomplishments!