William Madison Randall Library is saddened by the loss of Lisa Williams, a longtime and dedicated UNCW faculty member who passed away on July 12.
Lisa began her tenure at UNCW as an instructional services/reference librarian in 2001. Most recently, she had assumed the role of associate director, library research and service quality and was a member of the library’s senior leadership team.
She received a Master of Arts in liberal studies from UNCW in 2007, after earning a master’s in library science from North Carolina Central University and a Bachelor of Science in fashion merchandising from East Carolina University.
Lisa was an active member in the North Carolina Library Association as well as the American Library Association. Some of her notable contributions to Randall Library include information literacy instruction, research services coordination, assisting with expansion of the Learning Commons, reference collection management and development and advocating for disability services. She also served as an academic advisor.
Lisa's obituary is available at: http://www.wilmingtoncares.com/fh/obituaries/obituary.cfm?o_id=2601286&fh_id=11255