Karen Scott

Librarian, Thompson Middle School

Karen is a middle school librarian in Alabama. She was a member of the 2020 Newbery committee which chose Jerry Craft's "New Kid" as the medal winner. She is also a member of AASL Best Digital Tool's Committee and is serving on YALSA's ALEX award committee. She travels the country for BER talking about Best YA and How to Use it in Your Program and teaches a class on librarian/teacher collaboration for graduate students at the University of Alabama School of Information.