Katie Day, originally from Maine (USA), has lived overseas since 1986 - in the UK, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, and, since 2005, Singapore, where she is the Head of Libraries for United World College of South East Asia (East campus), a non-profit international school serving 2,700 students, K-12.  

She is active in the Singapore network for international school librarians and was instrumental in the establishment of their annual Red Dot Book Awards and Readers Cup competition.

Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in Russian Civilization from Smith College (USA), a Masters of Children’s Literature from the University of Surrey - Roehampton (UK) and a Masters of Information & Library Science and a Graduate Diploma of Secondary Education from Charles Sturt University (Australia).

See CV/resume here.