The Border Regional Library Association (BRLA) has named Lorely Ambriz its Librarian of the Year for 2017.
Ambriz is an El Paso Community College (EPCC) Assistant Professor of Library and Research Instruction as well as a Librarian at the EPCC Northwest campus Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Library.
“Being selected as Librarian of the Year by peers means a lot, because they consider you an outstanding librarian making a difference in the field,” Lorely Ambriz said. “Being a faculty member at EPCC means giving my best to the students and the community I serve.”
Ambriz is also a candidate for the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Global Council in the Americas Regional Council as a delegate representing the Academic and Community Colleges division. The election results will be publicized in April, 2017.