Elizabeth Steans is our new Circulation Supervisor. She comes to us with sixteen years of library work experience, most recently working as library director in Spring Valley. Elizabeth earned her bachelor of science degree in Human Development and Family Studies from UW-Stout in August 2013. During her time as a student she worked as a library student assistant, an office assistant at the Graduate School, and an undergraduate research assistant for Infusing Diversity across the Curriculum.
Interesting facts about Elizabeth: she used to play on a women’s semi-professional baseball league traveling from Wisconsin to Indiana bi-weekly; she performed as lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of an Eau Claire band with two of her five sisters. Her hobbies include creating large scale real-life drawings, acting in local theater productions, organizing fundraisers showcasing local talent, coordinating teen book discussions, library advocacy and reading 1-2 books a week.
One of the greatest joys in life is reading books with my children.