We are delighted to learn that Peggy Garvin has received the Special Libraries Association’s 2011 Dow Jones Leadership Award. She was presented with the award during the opening ceremony of the Special Libraries Association’s Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO on 12 June.
From the SLA press release:
Peggy Garvin, long considered a role model for her fellow information professionals, was honored by thousands of them during the opening ceremony of the Special Libraries Association’s Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO on 12 June.
Garvin was presented with the Dow Jones Leadership Award, which honors an SLA member who has led others by exemplifying professional and personal competencies.
Peggy Garvin is the editor of Government Information Management in the 21st Century: International Perspectives, which is due for publication by Ashgate in November 2011.