Sarah Culp Searles

District Specialist in Library Media Services, Knox County (TN) Schools

Sarah Searles is district specialist in library media services for Knox County (TN) Schools. She serves as Supervisors Section Representative on the AASL Board of Directors. Sarah was a Lilead Fellow in the 2015–2016 cohort and in 2018 was named Valedictorian on the Tennessee Association of School Librarians Distinguished Administrators Honor Roll. In 2011, prior to her move to district administration, she and her colleagues at West High School were proud to have their school library selected as a stop on 2010– 2011 AASL President Nancy Everhart’s Vision Tour. Sarah’s article “Developing a District Vision for Library Services” was published in the November/December issue of School Library Connection.