2016 – 2018 Executive Board Member
Karen Lemmons is currently a Library Media Specialist at the Detroit School of Arts in Detroit, Michigan. She has a Masters in Library and Information Science from Wayne State University in Detroit. In addition to serving on the BCALA Executive Board, she is also Chair of the BCALA Services to Children and Families of African Descent. She has additional responsibilities as Treasurer for the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Committee. She is a member of AASL, ALSC, and YALSA, and has served on committees in all three divisions.