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    Pam is a mom of three, [Veronica, Ronald and Anita], logging over 25 years in corporate, government & nonprofit IT. Previously, Manager of Capability Development in IT for SmithBucklin, she holds certifications in Instructional Design and Adult Education. Pam currently serves the ALA as eLearning Specialist in the ITTS department. Comments from Pam: I am grateful for blessings beyond belief in my life. I love to travel and am in the never-ending pursuit of a fit body, sound mind, grateful soul, forgiving spirit, clean surroundings & great recipes!