Library Work

Conference Presentations
Over the years, I have been fortunate enough to present at various professional development events. Find out more below!

Graphic Design on a Shoestring – 2017 NJLA Conference
As a member of this panel, I highlighted various free and low-cost graphic design tools to aid libraries in their marketing efforts. Affiliation: Small Libraries Section

Small is Beautiful 3.0 – 2017 NJLA Conference
This panel, repeated for a third year due to popular demand, explored various topics in small library management through an interactive quiz show format. Affiliation: Small Libraries Section

How Could Such a Small Library Have Such Big Problems? – 2017 Small Libraries Unconference
At this first annual unconference, I co-presented a talk on facilities management and administrative woes, focusing on the former. Affiliation: Small Libraries

Managerial Challenges: Wearing All the Hats – 2016 NJLA Conference
Along with a colleague, I spoke about the various responsibilities that come with managing a small library, focusing primarily on personnel/human resources, facilities, and technology. Affiliation: Small Libraries Section

Committee Involvement
Current Affiliations
Chair, Library Administration, Management & Personnel Committee (BCCLS)
Vice Chair, Scholarship Committee (NJLA)
Member at Large, Small Libraries Section (NJLA)

Previous Affiliations – Member:
BCCLS – Personnel & Administration, Scholarship, Youth Services
LibraryLinkNJ – Discount Advisory Group
NJLA – Member Communications, Newsletter Editorial Board

Professional Associations
American Library Association (ALA); Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA); New Jersey Library Association (NJLA); Public Library Association (PLA)

Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC); Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)