Library Media Specialist, Perry Meridian Middle School
Leslie Preddy has been a School Librarian for over twenty years. She has written many books, articles and online resources for educators. She is an editor for School Library Connections magazine; author in book, journal, and social media; national and online speaker and consultant; recipient of AASL’s (American Association of School Librarians) Collaborative School Library Media award, AASL’s School Library Program of the Year, and ALA’s (American Library Association) Sara Jaffarian awards; Perry Township Schools Teacher of the Year and 2010 Finalist for Indiana State Teacher of the Year; Past President of AASL(American Association of School Librarians) and AISLE (Indiana). She is currently active in leadership roles with the American Library Association and the Indiana Library Federation.