August 23, 2023
At the 2023 MACo Summer Conference, an expert panel discussed the evolving role of libraries, like providing wraparound services and workforce development.
The 2023 MACo Summer Conference panel, “Books and Beyond: Libraries of the 21st Century,” leaders in innovation in public library programming and services explored how county leaders can best support their local library systems’ new and expanding roles.
Panel speakers included:
- Andrea Berstler, Executive Director, Carroll County Public Library System
- Natalie Edington, Chief Customer Experience Officer, Baltimore County Public Library System
- Irene M. Padilla, State Librarian
- Heidi Daniel, President and CEO, Enoch Pratt Library System
Moderator: The Honorable Senator Cheryl Kagan