Leadership in Action Award

OELMAs Leadership in Action Award recognizes an Ohio school librarian pursuing active leadership roles in local schools, in OELMA, and in national professional organizations (e.g. AASL, ALA). This award honors OELMA members demonstrating an ongoing commitment to leadership in the school library profession.

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The Award

Multiple Collaborative School Library Award recipients may be selected for this Award. The Collaborative School Library Award recipient receives a framed commemorative certificate. The honoree will be recognized during the Awards Program at OELMAs Fall Annual Conference. The recipients name will be announced via OELMAs email list and posted on the Awards/Scholarship section of OELMAs webpage.


The Leadership in Action Award recipient will be selected from nominees who meet the following criteria:


Applications should include the following materials:

Late materials will not be accepted. All application materials must be submitted to OELMA using the online application form by 11:59 p.m. on April 6th. You will be able to upload supporting materials to the online form.

2018 Recipient

Kristine Konik

School Library Media Specialist: Westerville City Schools, Heritage Middle School
Westerville, Ohio