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Wanda Brown

Position: Director of Library Services Department: O'Kelly Library

Contact Info

Office: C.G. O'Kelly Library Phone: 336-750-2446


Wanda Kay Brown is the Director of Library Services for the C. G. O’Kelly Library. A 1977 graduate, she returned home after nearly three decades of comprehensive library experience. Prior to her appointment, she served as the Associate Dean of Wake Forest University’s Z. Smith Reynolds Library. A leader in her profession, Brown has served as President of the North Carolina Library Association and President of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association. She is the 2015 recipient of the DEMCO/Black Caucus Award for Excellence in Librarianship and the 2013 University of North Carolina – Greensboro School of Education, Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award.

Educational Background

  • BA English, May 1977, Winston-Salem State University
  • MLIS, 1983, University of North Carolina, Greensboro