Alison Jantz has been named as Library Director of the Saskatoon Theological Union (STU) Library.
Her appointment after a national search by the library committee of the STU and Horizon College & Seminary.
Jantz begins her position on July 1, 2014. She is also appointed as an adjunct faculty member of the Lutheran Theological Seminary and St. Andrew’s College, and a faculty member of Horizon College & Seminary.
Jantz is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan and the Lutheran Theological Seminary, one of the STU schools. She is completing her final course in the Master of Library and Information Science degree program at San Jose State University.
Since 2010, she has been working full-time at the University of Saskatchewan’s Murray Library of while engaged in study for her MLIS degree. From 1999 to 2009 she was a student assistant in the Veterinary Medicine Library. Jantz is also a member of the board of Nutana Park Mennonite Church.
The library committee thanks everyone in the STU-Horizon community for their support during the past year when the library director position was vacant, especially the three library technicians. The committee will be continuing its work of supporting the library director and facilitating communication between the schools and the library.