75th Anniversary Scholarship Donor: Theresa Byrd

As part of the celebration of ACRL’s 75th Anniversary, we’ve launched a fundraising campaign to fund 75 scholarships for ACRL 2015. Over the course of the campaign, we’ll profile the ACRL 75th Anniversary scholarship donors and learn why they chose to support to the campaign.byrd

1. Describe yourself in three words: Committed, energetic, focused.

2. Why do you support the 75th ACRL Anniversary scholarship campaign? I believe it is important to support the ACRL Professional Development Fund.

3. What might someone be surprised to know about you? I like to watch cowboy western movies.

4. Since you’ve become a member of ACRL, tell us about someone who influenced you in some way. Barbara Ford

5. What do you hope ACRL will achieve in the next 75 years? I want ACRL to continue to be the premier organization for academic and research librarians.

6. In your opinion, what is the most important work that ACRL does? I believe the most important work that ACRL produces are its publications and the ACRL Conference.