Christine van Hamersveld is the director of libraries and instructional materials at Pasadena Independent School District in Texas. She earned her PhD in Education from Capella University in 2007 and her Master’s of Library Science from Sam Houston State University in 1990. Christine was a member of the 2017–2018 Awards Committee for the Texas Library Association and the 2018 Nominating Committee for the Texas Association of School Library Administrators. She was a co-chair of the 2015–2016 Texas Library Association School Administrators Task Force. She co-presented the conference program “Summer Reading Reinvented” at the 2016 TLA Annual Conference. She is a member of AASL.