Betsy Adamowski was named Director for the Wheaton Public Library, IL. She formerly held the same title at Itasca Community Library, IL.
Emily Brown was named Coordinator of Youth Services at the Cranston Public Library, RI. She was previously a Librarian at Harry Kizarian Elementary School, Providence.
Constantia Constantinou was appointed Dean of Libraries at Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY). She was previously Director and Department Chair at the SUNY Maritime College Library, Throggs Neck.
Charles D. Eckman was named Dean of Libraries at University of Miami, effective December 1. He is currently Dean of Library Services and University Librarian at Simon Fraser University, BC.
James H. Fish retireed as Director of the Baltimore County Library system, effective June 2014. He has been a public library director for more than 43 years.
Lisa Gregory was appointed Digital Projects Librarian at the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She was formerly Digital Projects Manager at the State Library of North Carolina, Raleigh.
Ian Hames was named Director of International Sales at Credo. He was previously Director of Regional Sales at OATS Limited.
Hilary Newman was appointed to the position of Senior Vice President (SVP) for Library Solutions at Innovative Interfaces. She previously served as SVP of Product Development for the company.
Joseph D. Walker was named Information Technology Assistant at the Association of Research Libraries. He was formerly Help-Desk Engineer at the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Lizabeth Wilson was appointed to the additional role of Vice Provost for Digital Initiatives at the University of Washington, Seattle. She is also the school’s Dean of Libraries.
Two new hires were made at the East Lansing Public Library, MI: Shannon Lake, previously Teen Services Librarian at the Southeast Branch of the Nashville Public Library, is Teen Librarian/Lead Librarian. Amber Laude, previously a Technical Assistant at East Lansing, is Collections and Technical Services Librarian.