APR 16

Navigating the library director hiring process: A guide for trustees and boards

This presentation offers crucial steps for hiring a library director, empowering your board to secure visionary leadership and avoid pitfalls.

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Hiring a new library director is the single most important decision of the library board. Finding and retaining a good library director is vital to creating excellent library service for your community. This presentation will provide you with step-by-step instructions for this significant hiring process. From forming a committee to board approval, we'll navigate each crucial step together. Gain invaluable insights on job descriptions, reviewing applications, and conducting interviews. You will learn how avoid common pitfalls and ensure a seamless transition to a new director. Empower your board to make informed decisions and secure the visionary leadership your library deserves.

Presented by: Carol Mikulski, Member Wallingford Public Library (WPL) Board of Directors, Chairperson of WPL Board Committee to Hire a New Director, President of the Association of Connecticut Library Boards   

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16 April 2024


3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

Webinar presenter Carol Mikulski