Faculty and Staff
|Title:||Executive Director, South Carolina Center for Community Literacy
|Department:||School of Library and Information Science
College of Information and Communications
South Carolina Center for Community Literacy
1430 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201
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B.A., Psychology, West Liberty State College (W.Va.)
M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina
Christine Shelek previously worked as the program coordinator for the university’s literacy outreach initiative, Cocky’s Reading Express. As the executive director of the South Carolina Center for Community Literacy, she is responsible for planning, promotion, management, and evaluation of all operations and programs of the Center.
In 2017, Shelek was the recipient of the Carolyn Delton Service Award, in recognition of her outstanding service to the students of the USC School of Library and Information Science.
She was the 2014 recipient of the South Carolina Civic Engagement Professional Award from the South Carolina Campus Compact for her outstanding contributions to the Cocky's Reading Express program's growth and development.
Member: School Library Committee, School of Library and Information Science
Member: Curriculum Committee, School of Library and Information Science
Member: South Carolina Library Association
Member: Library Leadership & Management Association, American Library Association