Speakers

Internet Librarian 2020 provides attendees with opportunities to meet and learn from industry leaders. Click on a speaker below for more information.

  • Cheryl Abdullah — Director, Dover Town Library
  • Stephen Abram — Principal, Lighthouse Consulting, Inc., & Executive Director, Federation of Ontario Public Libraries (FOPL)
  • Amy Affelt — Director, Database Research Worldwide, Compass Lexecon, Author, The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications & Opportunities for Librarians & Information Professionals
  • Julian Aiken — Access Services Librarian, Yale Law Library
  • Rebecca Antill — Youth Services Consultant, Library Development, South Carolina State Library
  • Mary Ellen Bates — Principal, Bates Information Services, Inc. USA
  • Bob Bennhoff , Colorado Library Consortium
  • Sarah Boisvert — Founder, New Collar Network & Fab Lab Hub, Author, The New Collar Workforce: An Insider’s Guide to Making Impactful Changes to Manufacturing & Training
  • Marshall Breeding — Independent Consultant, Library Technology Guides, USA
  • Tod Colegrove — Director and former State Librarian, Carson City Library, Emeritus Professor, University of Nevada, Reno
  • Carrie Consalvi — Librarian & Open Educational Resources Initiative Liaison, Mt. San Jacinto Community College
  • Erica Danowitz — Reference Librarian/Professor, Delaware County Community College
  • Jeffrey Davis — Branch Manager, San Diego Public Library, Author, The Collection All Around
  • Sharon Day — Director, Branch Services & Collections, Edmonton Public Library
  • Paul de Barros — Research Librarian, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Nicholas Dease — Digital Learning Librarian, Pratt Institute Libraries
  • M.J. D'Elia — Associate Chief Librarian, Engagement & Access, University of British Columbia - Okanagan
  • Kathryn Dilworth — Assistant Dean of Advancement and External Relations, College of Science and Mathematics, Cal Poly, Author, Fundraising for the Academic Library: Philanthropy in Higher Education
  • Jane Dysart — Curator of Curiosity, Dysart & Jones Associates
  • Michael Peter Edson — Digital strategist, writer, independent consultant, Independent Consultant
  • Tobi Fineberg — High School Librarian, The Dalton School
  • Carolyn Foote — Librarian/ District Librarian, Westlake High School/ Eanes ISD
  • Krista Ford — Director, Library & Information Services, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
  • Linda Gordon — Librarian, University of La Verne
  • Eddy Hamelin — Branch Manager, Carmel Valley Branch Library, Monterey County Free Libraries, Member of ASRL
  • Kathy Harden — Professor, OER Guru, and Head of Electronic Services, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Janet Hartmann — Product Manager, Research Center, Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
  • Doris Small Helfer — FCS, and Social Social Sciences, Oviatt Library
  • Sandy Hervieux — Liaison Librarian, McGill University
  • Anh Hoang — Library Director, University of Economics (UEH), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Richard P. Hulser — President, Richard P. Hulser Consulting
  • Julius C Jefferson — Section Head, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, President-Elect, ALA
  • Misty Jones — Director, San Diego Public Library
  • Rebecca Jones — Managing Partner, Dysart & Jones Associates
  • Sara Jones — Library Director, Marin County Free Library, President, CALIFA
  • Victoria Jones — Librarian, School District of Clayton
  • David Lee King — Digital Services Director, Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Publisher, davidleeking.com
  • Meghan Kowalski — Outreach & Reference Librarian, University of the District of Columbia
  • David Kung — Professor, University of La Verne
  • Michael LaMagna — Information Literacy Program & Library Services Coordinator - Associate Professor & Reference Librarian, Learning Commons, Delaware County Community College
  • Dan Lou — Senior Librarian, Palo Alto City Library
  • Cliff Lynch — Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
  • Denise Lyons — Deputy Director, South Carolina State Library
  • John MacLeod — Director, XRLibraries
  • Chad Mairn — Librarian, Innovation Lab Manager, St. Petersburg College
  • Lavoris Martin — Associate Librarian & Director of Library Technical Services, University of Arkansas
  • Joe Matthews — Author, Adding Value to Libraries, Archives, and Museums, Joseph R Matthews Consulting
  • Tara Mawhinney — Liaison Librarian, McGill University Library
  • Fabio Montella — Assistant Professor, Library Services, Suffolk County Community College (SCCC)
  • Kathleen Monti — IT Librarian, FDIC
  • Dawn Nelson — School Library Media Specialist, Oak View Elementary School, Osseo Area Schools, Information and Technology Educators of Minnesota (ITEM)
  • Brittany Nimon — Teen Services Librarian, Fresno County Public Library
  • Mark Noble — Founder, Turning Leaf Technologies
  • Greg Notess — Professor Emeritus of Librarianship
  • Marydee Ojala — Editor-in-Chief, Online Searcher Magazine, USA
  • Sam Passey — Library Director, Uintah County Library, Uintah Basin Library Consortium
  • Ithan Payne — CEO, Ithan Payne Creative
  • Susan Chesley Perry — Head of Digital Initiatives, University of California, Santa Cruz Library
  • Brian Pichman — Director of Strategic Innovation, Evolve Project
  • Anne Price — Professor/Head of Public Services, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Gary Price — Co-Founder, infoDOCKET & FullTextReports
  • Sharon Radcliff — Business & Economics Librarian, California State University, East Bay
  • Juanita Richardson — Manager, Learning Resource Centre, Michener Institute
  • Bonnie Roalsen — Library Director, Woburn Public Library, USA
  • Andrea Rodgers — Assistant Professor & Reference Librarian / E-resources, Delaware County Community College
  • Daniel M Russell — Research Scientist, Search Quality & User Happiness, Google, Author, The Joy of Search: A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics
  • Mackenzie Salisbury — Digital Scholarship Librarian, Walden University
  • Donna Scheeder — Consultant, Library Strategies International, Past President, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
  • Mark Schwartz — Senior Writer/Editor, Library of Congress
  • Ferdi Serim — Digital Learning Innovator, Community Learning Network, Author, Digital Learning: Strengthening & Assessing 21st Century Skills, Grades 5-8
  • Kimberly Silk — Senior Planning & Development Officer, Hamilton Public Library
  • Caroline Smith — Inclusive Services Consultant, South Carolina State Library
  • Wendy Stephens — School Library Program Chair, Jacksonville State University
  • Patrick "PC" Sweeney — Political Director, EveryLibrary
  • Nick Tanzi — Assistant Director, South Huntington Public Library
  • Speaker TBD , Academic Library
  • Jim Tchobanoff — President & Owner, Tchobanoff Research & Consulting
  • Dorai Thodla — CTO, Technology Strategies LLC
  • Jessica Waggoner — Digital Projects Librarian, University of California - Santa Cruz
  • Jen Waterson — Librarian, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
  • Dawn Weber — Computer Literacy Specialist, Wydown Middle School
  • Tammy A. Westergard — Assistant Administrator, Nevada State Library, Archives & Public Records
  • Heather Westerlund — Associate Director, IT, Collections, & Innovation, Walden University
  • Janet Wile — Supervisor, Library Services, Central Unified School District
  • Craig Wingrove — Director, Global Information Procurement, Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
  • Jeff Wisniewski — Web Services Librarian, University of Pittsburgh
  • Rob O'Brien Withers — Coordinator, Access Services, Miami University
  • Stephanie Worrell Rubens — Brand Strategist, Stephanie Worrell Branding=Marketing + Design
  • Michelle Zaffino — Founder & Chief Digital Librarian, MyLibrarian / In the Stacks, Creators of the Librarian Brain database
  • Jessie Zairo — Educator, ByWater Solutions, LLC