February 17, 2018

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

Hannahlily Angus was named Teen Services Librarian at Bristol Public Library, VA. She was previously Teen Coordinator at Johnson City Public Library, TN.

Dean Hendrix will be Dean of Libraries, University of Texas, San Antonio, effective May 1. He is currently Associate University Librarian for Research, Education and Outreach at the University at Buffalo Libraries.

Linda Hofschire was promoted to Director of Library Research Service at the Colorado State Library, Fort Collins. She was previously its Research Analyst.

Chad Leinaweaver was appointed Director of Morristown & Morris Township Library, NJ. He had been serving as Interim Director since Maria Norton retired last September.

Mary Ann Naples was named Vice President and Publisher of Disney Book Group at Disney Publishing Worldwide. She was previously Senior Vice President and Publisher, Rodale Books and Rodale Wellness.

Alyssa Williams was promoted to Assistant Director of Charles County Public Library (CCPL), MD. She was previously Manager of CCPL’s P.D. Brown Memorial Library branch.

Northwestern University Libraries, Evanston, IL, made two new appointments: D.J. Hoek, formerly Head of Northwestern’s Music Library, was promoted to Associate University Librarian for Collections Strategies; and Evviva Weinraub, formerly the Chief Operating Officer and Services Manager of the Digital Preservation Network, was named Associate University Librarian for Digital Strategies.

The Westhampton Free Library, Westhampton Beach, NY, Board of Trustees appointed three new members: Eric Mirell, a software engineer and President of Island Business Group, Inc.; Robert Santucci, an attorney; and Mary Anne Yutes, a licensed insurance professional.

This article was published in Library Journal's March 15, 2016 issue. Subscribe today and save up to 35% off the regular subscription rate.