Helen Fellers received her undergraduate degree from Columbia College in Library Science. She earned her masters degree in Library Science from the University of South Carolina.
She was a branch librarian
with the Richland County Public Library System — serving
as branch librarian of the John Hughes Cooper Branch. She
also served as Director of Learning Resource Centers at two
Technical Education Colleges.
Helen has been a presenter
at South Carolina Association of School Librarians and other
conferences. Active in several library and cultural
organizations, she was awarded a certificate of appreciation
and an honorary Life Membership in the South Carolina Library
Association. She also received an award from the South Carolina
State Library for Promotion and Collaboration. Helen served
on the board of the South Carolina Humanities for eight years.
Helen also serves on the executive board of the English Speaking
Union and S.C. Book Festival.
Long known as the “Story Lady,” Helen also is the Reading
Rooster™ a trademarked book presentation seen bi-monthly on YouTube and TeacherTube.
Helen enjoys speaking to
Early Childhood staff, instructors and parents on the “ABCs of Raising a Reader: Planting the Seeds for a Life Long Love of Literacy.”