O R E G O N S T A T E U N I V E R S I T Y
L I B R A R I E S A N D P R E S S
joined The Valley
Library staff as a Library Technician 1
in March. He’ll be working primarily
in Collection Management but will
spend about 25% of his time support-
ing Circulation Services. David worked
at OSU Libraries and Press as a student
employee for over four years. He gradu-
ated from OSU, majoring in industrial
and manufacturing engineering. David enjoys spending time
fishing and working on his truck. He has a dog and two cats;
though they don’t enjoy fishing as much as he does.
began in March as
the Executive Assistant to the University
Librarian and OSU Press Director. She
holds a Master of Information Science
degree from The University of Texas
at Austin and a Master of International
Studies degree from Claremont Graduate
University. Previously Rhonda worked
for the president of Southern Oregon
University and in the Office of the Board of Regents at The
University of Texas System.
The OSU Libraries and Press Award Ceremony on May 9,
2013 paid tribute to several outstanding employees.
recognized for 10 years of service.
received recognition for 25 years of service.
was recognized for her 30 years of service to the
received a certificate and a
bookstore gift certificate as well as a big round of applause for
her 35 years of service.
The Outstanding Classified Employee Awards went to
. These awards recognize
contributions to advancing the goals of the library.
received the Outstanding Faculty Award
and the ScholarsArchive@OSU project received the Group
Project Award recognizing the work of
The Committee Choice Award was given to the people
who created the very popular Room Reservation System:
Welcome to Our New
new development of-
ficer for OSU Libraries
and Press. As Director
Mike will focus on rais-
ing gifts that support
the strategic priorities
of the Libraries and
Press. With University Librarian and OSU Press Director
Faye Chadwell, he will also devote time to bolstering the
Library Advisory Council by cultivating relationships and
deepening engagement opportunities.
While continuing to work out of the Portland
Foundation Office, Mike is in Corvallis every week. Mike
is spending the bulk of his time out in the community
meeting our most loyal supporters. He would love to hear
from you, so please feel free to contact him at
Mike started working for the Foundation in June 2010
at the College of Engineering, first as the Assistant Director
of Development and, following a promotion in July 2012,
as the Associate Director of Development. In these roles,
Mike took lead responsibility for the college’s scholarship
A New York native, Mike earned his Bachelor’s degree
from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana.
When he’s not connecting with OSU Libraries and Press
supporters, Mike finds himself playing second fiddle to
Charlie, his 2-year-old son.
Mike Moran and Charlie