Mrs. Anne Poland
Mrs. Poland graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Library Science. She started her education career in the classroom at Seneca Ridge where she taught Language Arts, Social Studies, Reading and In-School Restriction. She was then able to move into the library at Guilford Elementary where she worked for 11 years. For one year, she was the Acquisitions Librarian for Lowes Island Elementary and Dominion Trail Elementary. She worked at Dominion Trail for five years and then moved back to middle school for a year at Eagle Ridge Middle School followed by a move to Belmont Ridge Middle School.
Mrs. Sapna Venkatachalam
Mrs. Venkatachalam has bachelors’ degrees in Business Administration and Education from Bombay, India . She started her library career volunteering in the Reston Regional Library in Fairfax County for two years. She was later employed in the same library for a year. On moving to Loudoun County, she worked for the Loudoun County Public Library, in the Technical Services department. For two years, she worked for Belmont Ridge Middle School as a Library Assistant before moving into the position of Librarian for two years. She worked for a year at Little River Elementary School and has returned to Belmont Ridge. She has completed her Masters degree in Library Science from Catholic University of America.