Janet Damon

Janet Damon

Library Services Specialist
Library Services, DPS

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Affinity Groups and Libraries

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About this Speaker

Janet Rene Damon, Ed.S, MLIS, is an educator with over twenty years of experience working with students and families as a librarian and literacy activist. She is the founder of Afros and Books and leads a Women of Color affinity group in Denver with more than two hundred members. The Women of Color Belong group focuses on recruitment, retention, self-care, networking, and advocacy. Janet was named a Library Journal Mover and Shaker Honoree (2020) and the recipient of the Leadership Lamp Award for Equity by Denver Public Schools.