CJCLS EBSCO Community College Library Achievement Award

About the CJCLS EBSCO Community College Library Achievement Award This annual award recognizes significant achievement in the areas of community college leadership.

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2017 Winner(s)

John Walsh

Director of Library Services, Cochise College

“The committee members were immediately impressed by the ten letters of support that John Walsh received, all of which praised him for the initiative he showed in the creation of a community college consortium in Arizona,” said award co-chairs Abbie Basile of Tidewater Community College and Sandra McCarthy of Washtenaw Community College. “The fact that he was successful in bringing every community college together in a consortium to improve library buying power and other collaboration opportunities demonstrates his impressive leadership, communication, and organizational skills. The committee is pleased to offer Walsh this award in recognition of this great achievement.”