October 23-25 Monterey Marriott
Monterey, California

Brandy McNeil

Associate Director - Tech Education & Training
The New York Public Library

Brandy McNeil is the Associate Director of Tech Education & Training for the second largest public library in the United States, the New York Public Library. As a winner of the Library Journal 2017 Movers and Shakers award, she exemplifies the mission of the library which is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge and strengthen the communities by the work she has done. Brandy manages tech education for over 89 branches across New York City and has successfully recruited and developed a team of effective professionals and support staff.  In the little time that Brandy has been at the Library, she has designed and built 7 brand new state of the art computer labs, tripled attendance numbers for tech education, launched several innovative and successful programs in which one boasts an impressive 5K+ waitlist and also established partnerships with some of the world’s most prestigious organizations such as Google, Codecademy, the United Nations and the U.S. Embassy of Athen, Greece.

Brandy speaks nationally and has been featured on television, in newspapers, blogs, and other media outlets.  Previously she served as a Global Training Analyst for a Fortune 500 company for over 11 years.  Brandy has an extensive background in leadership, management, community engagement, technology training, curriculum development, instructional design, and facilitation. Brandy speaks nationally and has been featured on television, in newspapers, blogs, and other media outlets.  She received her B.A. degree from Hunter College and her M.B.A. from Walden University and is currently pursuing her Doctorate.  In her spare time, Brandy is a writer and motivational speaker.


Internet Librarian 2016

Wednesday October 19, 2016

10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

E301: Transforming Tech Training Services

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

A303: Incubators, Coding, Creative Media Studios

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