Library Board Candidates Questionnaire
September 21, 2023
Mary Ellen Anderson
Why have you chosen to run for Library Board at this time?
I love being on the library board and serving my community. I'm very well suited as the former elementary school librarian at Stedman-a position I held for 19 years. I started early in the library world, numbering and checking out my dad's classic Dickens collection to neighborhood friends when I was about 10. Oddly enough, there were only a couple takers. I then worked for the library in high school, and as an adult at the Seattle Public Library for a few years before moving to Alaska. I enjoy supporting and adv...