The New Mexico State Library Commission, created in 1975, is composed of five members. Lee is serving in the “professional librarian” position.
The Library Commission provides advice, upon request of the State Librarian, on matters and duties of the State Library and any other issues related to libraries in New Mexico. It has a minimum of four public meetings or hearings per year.
Norice Lee was appointed Associate Dean of the Library in 2012. Her previous positions have included Department Head of the Library’s Access Services Department, Regional Branch Manager for the El Paso Public Library and Library Director at Doña Ana Community College.
Lee earned her master’s degree in library and information science from the University of Texas at Austin in 1996. She is on the board of the New Mexico Library Association, and active in the New Mexico Consortium of Academic Libraries and the American Library Association.
For more information, contact Lee at (575) 646-1508.