Alumna wins MLA Distinguished Career Award
Gretchen Hintz Wronka '66 received the William G. Asp Distinguished Career Award at the Minnesota Library Association (MLA) 2014 Annual Conference, held October 8-9 in Mankato, Minn. The award recognizes distinguished service to the profession as well as active and innovative leadership in the development of libraries and the improvement of library services.
Wronka graduated with a library science degree from St. Catherine University before going on to earn a master's in library science at the University of Minnesota. She has worked at the Hennepin County Library since 1981 where she currently serves as a supervisor in multicultural services and digital literacy.
As an MLA member, Wronka has filled many roles over the years, including president, legislative chair, and chapter councilor.