The lovely lady looking fabulous above is Craigie-Lee Paterson, she is Goldsmiths’ Assistant Librarian for systems. This means she looks after the various systems in the library including the library management system, the library webpage, and Findit@Gold. She also has responsibility for our staff development budget and organizes monthly training sessions for all the staff in the library.
On Tuesday (9th October), at a memorable evening at Lord’s Cricket Ground special awards were made to some of the individuals and organisations who made particularly significant contributions to the London Youth Games. Craigie-Lee won Volunteer of the Year!! We are all very proud of her. The picture shows her receiving her award from Richard Hounslow. He won a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics in the C-2 Slalom Canoe.
Craigie-Lee has a long history of volunteering, she took her first steps into basketball officiating through the London Youth Games in 2010. Then at London 2012 she operated the results board at the Olympic finals and was also the team attaché for China’s wheelchair team in the Paraolympics.