The 2015 Lady Cutler Award
The Lady Cutler Award 2015
Congratulations to teacher, librarian, teacher-librarian, Dr Heather Fisher who was chosen to receive the prestigious Lady Cutler Award for 2015 for her distinguished service to children’s literature.
The Lady Cutler Award is presented at the Lady Cutler Dinner. More information here.
Read the citation here delivered by Sylvia Ransom, secretary of CBCA NSW NENW sub-branch secretary and the nominator of the recipient.
Dr Heather Fisher continues in a distinguished career in librarianship that has spanned many years. She has worked as a teacher, librarian, teacher-librarian and is a dedicated volunteer for CBCA NSW and other literary organisations.
Her general philosophy is to read and discover all about children’s and young adult literature, working with passion and energy to promote this. At all times she has been an advocate for developing programs that connect children and young adults with the right books.
A committed and active member of the New England Sub-branch, Dr Fisher continues to contribute to the programs and development of children’s literature in this regional area. CONGRATULATIONS!