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Each year, LJ shines a spotlight on a cohort of about fifty top changemakers who are transforming what it means to be a librarian.
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MOVERS & SHAKERS 2017: Community Builders

Innovators | Educators | Digital Developers | Community Builders | Change Agents | Advocates
Joan Divor
Deb Koep
Kelly McElroy
Kim McNeil-Capers
Ann Plazek
Colette Poitras
Robyn Saunders
Mara Thacker
Jesse Vieau
Kim McNeil-Capers

Kim McNeil-Capers

Director of Community Engagement
Queens Library, Jamaica, NY

Recently named director of community engagement at the Queens Library (QL) and former outreach coordinator, Kim McNeil-Capers describes her role as “a human bridge of connectivity”—to customers, external and internal stakeholders, community organizations, government officials, and more. Her outreach programs have served over 10,000 people annually, including incarcerated patrons and...

MOVERS ON THE MAP

Find out how many—and which—Movers are from your home state, province, or country.

PREVIOUS MOVERS

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MOVERS BY CATEGORY

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MOVERS IN THE NEWS

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