Kirby McCurtis

Youth Librarian at Multnomah County Library in Portland, Oregon


Kirby McCurtis earned her MLIS from the University of California, Los Angeles and her BA in sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Kirby is an ALA Councilor-At-Large and is active in NMRT and BCALA. She was also an Emerging Leader in 2010.

Awards Won

Title Year
shirleyolofson.jpg Shirley Olofson Memorial Award
The $1,000 award is given annually to a NMRT member to help defray the cost of attending the ALA Annual Conference. The ward is named in honor of Shirley Olofson, a well-respected NMRT President (1971-1972), who died during her term of office.
2012 - Winner(s)