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English Teacher School

Montgomery Village, Maryland, United States
March 02, 2018

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Johanna de León Torres

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Montgomery Village, MD 20886

cel: 787-***-****

Talented librarian with multiple skills in diverse fields of librarianship seeking a challenging administrative library position WORK EXPERIENCE

Accounting and Audit Library Director 1995-2002

Employer: Arthur Andersen

Supervisor: Sra. Maridel Corretjer 787-***-**** (may be contacted) Accomplishments:

Skillful in administrating local area library cd-network

Creation of online catalog accessed thru Lotus Notes

Implement barcoding system for automation and cataloging of resources.

Research online legal and non-legal researches, databases searches - Lexis/Nexis, Westlaw among other online systems

Collection development of accounting, auditing and legal books and reference resources.

Law Library Director 2002-2003

Employer: Puerto Rico State Justice Department

Supervisor: Judge Ramón Melendez Castro, San Juan Regional Court, 787-***-****, ext. 2419 (may be contacted)


Performed online and print legal research - Lexis/Nexis, MicroJurisPR, Westlaw

Administrated regional distribution of Annotated Laws of Puerto Rico

Supervision of law library employees

Offered English workshops regarding resources and online systems available to state attorneys

School Library Media Specialist/English Teacher 2006-2013 Employer: Bonneville School

Supervisor: Mrs. Sylvia Ramos 787-***-**** (may be contacted) Accomplishments:

English teacher for 9th grade (3 years)

Expert in reorganization of school library

In charge of all technical service, weeding, review and evaluate material for acquisition.

Worked with LMS: MandarinM3

Expert with library administration including budget and personnel handling

Implemented technology area including internet services

Assist students and teachers

Taught Research and Information skills to students

Selection and acquisition of online databases for curriculum enrichment

Preparation and development of library policy manual

Budget Coordination

School Library Media Specialist/Technology Coordinator/Federal Funds Coordinator Employer: The Palmas Academy 2013 – 2017

Supervisor: Dr. Lidia Verson, Headmaster

787-***-**** (may be contacted)


Reorganized and transformed complete elementary, middle and high school library.

Select, acquire and maintain library collection with electronic and print resources supporting the school curriculum.

Work with LMS: Mandarin3

In charge of all technological aspects of library media center including selection and acquisition databases and print resources; Selection and acquisition of online databases for curriculum enrichment

Maintain teachers updated with education technology trends as well administrate technology resources

Expert with library administration including budget and personnel handling

Develop and implement policies and procedures

Development of Computer Curriculum.

Participated as part of Steering Middle State Committee

Led the Information Technology Committee during the Middle State Accreditation

Coordinate and administer Federal Funds Title II A & B, in coordination with the Department of Education

Promote and coordinate the use of instructional resources, online databases, technology and equipment which will enrich the curriculum

Provide leadership and expertise necessary to ensure that the school library program is aligned with the mission, goals and objectives of the school

Development of e-book readers and implementation of school procedure for these electronic resources

Preparation and development of library policy and procedure manual

Budget Coordination with Finance department

Preparation, coordination, communication and all contract dealings with publishing houses for database and print collection/teacher’s resources Assistant Media Specialist

Employer: South Lake Elementary Public School 2018 - present Supervisor: Ms. Debra Kennedy



Assists in technical service – processing new books, labelling and identifying

Work with Destiny LMS

Assists media specialist in diverse tasks (library and adiministrative) SKILLS

Online Systems: legal databases: Westlaw, Lexis/Nexis, Dun and Bradstreet; LexJuris (PR); Internet and technology savvy; Word processing programs: Microsoft Word, WordPerfect; Lotus Notes & LMS programs: Mandarin M3 and Destiny. Detail oriented, excellent phone skills, highly organized and finest abilities with multiple tasking. Excellent communication, translating and writing skills in English and Spanish languages. Vast experience with law firm and library (school and specialized, legal and accounting) EDUCATION

Miami Dade Community College 1984

AA Degree, Paralegal Studies

Florida International University May 1990

B.S. Degree, Criminal Justice, Minor: International Relations University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus June 1996

Master’s Degree, Library and Information Science

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