Frances Bryant Bradburn

1:1 Consultant, NC New Schools and the Golden LEAF Foundation

Frances Bryant Bradburn is the former director of instructional technology for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She is currently a 1:1 consultant for the NC New Schools and the Golden LEAF Foundation who lives in Brevard, North Carolina. She was awarded the NCLA Distinguished Service Award in 2007, the NCAECT Service Award in 2008, and North Carolina Association of School Librarians Distinguished Service Award (now known as the Frances Bryant Bradburn Distinguished Service Award) in October 2008. The former editor of North Carolina Libraries and former member of the AASL Board of Directors, Frances reviews young adult titles for Booklist, and has written a variety of journal articles on both media and technology.