Mary Bangert

Mary Bangert

About Mary Bangert

Mary Bangert is a two-time recipient of the Bright Idea Award, given annually by the Missouri Association of School Librarians (MASL), and has been a presenter at MASL state conferences. As a high school library media specialist in a small, rural school district, she wears many hats, including yearbook advisor and robotics team administrator. She is a successful grant writer for the school, bringing in over $50,000 in cash and prizes for the 2016–17 school year alone. She received her B.S. in Education from Southeast Missouri State University and a master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Missouri in Columbia.