Mr. Lichtenfels served St. Petersburg College for 35 years working as a librarian at the Health Education Center and on the Clearwater and Tarpon Springs campuses. At one time, he was Librarian-in-Charge on the Tarpon Springs Campus. He retired in 2005.
Many students owe their academic success to Mr. Lichtenfels for he always was willing to help those struggling with research issues. Those who knew him best say he was a wonderful teacher as well as an extremely competent librarian.
He was an active member of numerous professional organizations including the Association of College and Research Libraries and the Florida Health Sciences Library Association.
His master’s degree in Education is from the University of South Florida. He lives in Tampa.