February 17, 2018

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries

Barbara Blosveren retired as Director, Stratford Library, CT. She had worked for the library for 33 years.

Faye LaCasse was named Director of Product Marketing at EBSCO Information Services. She was previously Director of Marketing, U.S. Learning Services, at Pearson North America.

Mat McConnell, Director, Brownwood Public Library, TX, has retired after 16 years in the position.

Ellen Randolph was promoted to Librarian II for Public Services, Boca Raton Public Library, FL. She was previously Account Services Librarian.

Jonathan Smith was named Director of Library Technology at Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA. He was previously Head of Library Information Technology at California State University, San Bernardino.

Günter Waibel was appointed Associate Vice Provost and Executive Director of the University of California’s California Digital Library, effective May 2016. He is currently Director of the Digitization Program Office, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC.

This article was published in Library Journal's March 1, 2016 issue. Subscribe today and save up to 35% off the regular subscription rate.