From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Library Directors in the USA)

Jo Anne G. Mondowney

Position Title



Detroit Public Library

Address Line

5201 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48202


(313) 833-3997


Former Director of Flint Public Library. Juliet Machie, is also a former Director of the Detroit Public Library. Clara Stanton Jones was the first African American Director of Detroit Public Library, and the first to serve as President of the American Library Association.

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Jo Anne G. Mondowney,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 25, 2022,

Last modified: 2017-08-09 00:23:07