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Featured Speakers

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Melanie Huggins

Richland Library
Executive Director
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Wanda K Brown

Winston Salem State University
Director of Library Services at the C.G. O’Kelly Library, ALA...
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Timothy Owens

State Librarian
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Jaki Shelton Green

North Carolina Poet Laureate


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Jenny Dale (she/her)

UNC Greensboro
Head of Research, Outreach, and Instruction (ROI)
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Sedley Abercrombie

West Davidson Public Library
Branch Manager
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Mary Abernathy

Salem College
Research & Learning Librarian

Mary Beth Adams

Alamance County Public Library
Outreach Coordinator
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Rebecca Antill

South Carolina State Library
Youth Services Consultant

Sonia Archer-capuzzo

University of North Carolina Greensboro
Clinical Assistant Professor

Nora Armstrong

Cumberland County Public Library
Division Manager, Programs & Services
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Taylor Atkinson

Union County Library System
Assistant Director

Beth Auten

UNC Charlotte
Health & Human Services Librarian
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Alan R. Bailey

East Carolina University
Professor Emeritus & Teaching Professor

Chris Baker

UNC Greensboro, Library and Information Studies
MLIS Candidate

Joe Barricella

East Carolina University

Lisa Barricella

East Carolina University
Head, Acquisitions, E-Resources, and Conservation
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Dawn Behrend

Lenoir-Rhyne University
Instruction and Outreach Librarian

Brandon Bell

Elon University
Assistant Director of The Center for Race, Ethnicity, and Diversity...

Jess Bellemer

Lees - McRae College
Director of Library Services

Josh Berkov

NC Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Collection Management Librarian
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Beth Bernhardt

Oxford University Press/ Previously at UNC Greensboro
Consortia Account Manager
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Lucas Berrini

East Carolina University
Holds and Reserves Manager

Dana Bertolino

AmeriCorps and VITA Program Manager
United Way of the Piedmont
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Marc Bess

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
First-Year and Online Learning Librarian

Rita Bhattacharyya

Wake County Public Libraries
Adult Services Manager
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Amanda Binder

UNC Charlotte - Atkins Library
Social Sciences and History Librarian
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Natalie Bishop

Gardner-Webb University
Associate Dean of the Library and University Archivist

Jim Blanton

Buncombe County Public Libraries
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Stephen Bollinger

F.D. Bluford Library – North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Assoc. Prof./Head of Library Systems

Jennifer Boneno

Forsyth County Public Libraries
Supervisor, Reynolda Manor Branch
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Renee Bosman

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Government Information Librarian

John Boyd

Appalachian State University
Information Literacy Librarian
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Terry Brandsma

UNC Greensboro
Information Technology Librarian
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Kawanna Bright

East Carolina University
Assistant Professor

Marlan Brinkley

McDowell County Public Library
Library Director

Susan Brown

Chapel Hill Public Library
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Nora Burmeister

Central Carolina Community College
Online Learning and Electronic Services Librarian
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Christian Burris

Z. Smith Reynolds Library, Wake Forest University
Serials Acquisitions Coordinator
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Greta Caldwell

Catawba County Library
Outreach Services Librarian
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Kristin Calvert

Western Carolina University
Head of Content Organization and Management

Allison Campbell

Lead Librarian, Knowledge Services

Megan Carlton

UNC Greensboro
Science Librarian

Sarah Carrier

Wilson Special Collections Library, UNC-Chapel Hill

John Catalano

University of South Carolina Union

Robert Cauthen

Wake County Public Libraries
Test Library Manager

Kelly Cehelnik

Union County Public Library
Community Engagement Librarian
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Marianne Celano

Emory University School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
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Anthony Chow

Associate Professor
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Lauren Clossey

State Library of NC
Continuing Education Consultant

Bob Coats

North Carolina Office of State Budget and Management, Demographic and Economic Analysis Section
Governor’s Census Liaison, Coordinator North Carolina State Data...
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Lisa Coats

UNC Wilmington
Humanities Librarian

Vicki Coleman

North Carolina A&T State University/SPARC Steering Committee

Armondo Collins

UNC Greensboro
Head, Digital Media Commons

Marietta Collins

Morehouse School of Medicine
Director of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

Monica Colon-aguirre

East Carolina University
Assistant Professor, Library Science
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Dave Comeaux

Louisiana State University
Systems & Discovery Librarian
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Ashley Conte

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Library Aide
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Andersen Cook

South Carolina State Library
Statewide Initiative Coordinator
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Callie Coward

Special Collections Cataloging & Digital Projects Library Technician
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Joanna Cox

Sandhill Regional Library System
Assistant Director/Systems
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Libby Coyner

Elon University
Archivist and Assistant Librarian
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Anna Craft

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Coordinator of Metadata Services
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Beth Cramer

Appalachian State University
Catalog and Liaison Librarian
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Steve Cramer

UNC Greensboro
Business & Entrepreneurship Librarian

Samantha Crisp

Outer Banks History Center
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Kathryn M. Crowe

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Associate Dean for Public Services
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Michael Crumpton

UNC Greensboro
Assistant Dean for Administrative Services, NCLA President

Amy Curtis

East Carolina University
Science Librarian & Library Assistant Professor

Jon-Marc Ryan Dale

East Carolina University

Paula Damasceno

UNC Greensboro
Instruction Coordinator, Digital Media Commons
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Lakeshia Darden

Campbell University
Curriculum Materials/Media Librarian

Jennifer Daugherty

East Carolina University

Laura Davidson

Meredith College
Dean of Library Information Services
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Jewel Davis

Appalachian State University
Education Librarian
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Lydia Davis

Craven-Pamlico-Carteret Regional Library
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Kyle Denlinger

Wake Forest University
Digital Pedagogy & Open Education Librarian
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Pamela R. Dennis

Gardner-Webb University
Dean of the Library
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Jason Diem

NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Director of Program Integration, Education, & Outreach
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Mary DiRisio

Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center
Cliffdale Regional Library Branch Manager

Lisa Donaldson

Henderson County Public Library
Youth Services Coordinator
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Sarah Dorsey

University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Music, Dance, and Theatre Librarian

Patricia Dragon

East Carolina University
Head, Special Collections Cataloging
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Rieta Drinkwine

Union County Library System
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Rita Van Duinen

Chatham Community Library
Branch Manager
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Lindsey Dunn

Ebsco NoveList
Readers' Advisory Librarian

Ryan Easterbrooks

South Carolina State Library
Statewide Program Coordinator
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Elizabeth Ellis

Wake Forest University
Teaching Librarian
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Kate Engelbrecht

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Librarian, Information Services

Esmirna Esparza

Forsyth County Public Libraries
Hispanic Outreach Coordinator

Kassie Ettefagh

High Point Public Library
Business Librarian

Katie Whetzel Fanstill

Greensboro Public Libraries
Head of Blanche Benjamin Branch Public Library
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Karen Feeney

Forsyth County Public Library
Head, North Carolina Collection
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Joel Ferdon

Stanly Community College
Director of Library Services
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Barbara Ferry

Smithsonian Libraries
Head, Natural and Physical Sciences Libraries

Lisa Finaldi

NC Early Childhood Foundation
Community Engagement Leader

Jennifer Finlay

Shepard-Pruden Memorial Library

Rishara Finsel

Polk County Public Libraries
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Christine Fischer

UNC Greensboro
Head of Technical Services and Associate Professor

Martha Fisk

NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Coordinator of Community Outreach

Joanneke Fleischauer

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
African Studies & West European Studies Librarian

Forrest Foster

Fayetteville State University
Director of Library Services, Charles W. Chesnutt Library

Amanda Foster-Kaufman

Wake Forest University
Instruction Librarian

De’Trice Fox

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Adult Services Librarian
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Marian Fragola

NCSU Libraries
Director, Program Planning and Outreach

Robert Frawley

Durham County Library
Children's Services Manager
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Katharine Frazier

North Carolina State University
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Marcella Fredriksson

UNC Wilmington
Web & Discovery Services Librarian

Andrea Gabriel

North Carolina State Archives
Outreach and Development Coordinator

Lee Gann

High Point Farmers Market
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Betty Garrison

Elon University
Business Research Librarian
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William Gee

East Carolina University
Head, Circulation & Interlibrary Loan
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Amanda Glenn-Bradley

UNC Asheville
User Engagement Librarian & CrAFT Studio Coordinator

Susana Goldman

Alamance County Public Libraries

Keith Gorman

University Libraries, UNC-Greensboro
Assistant Dean for Special Collections and University Archives
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Lisa Gregory

NC Digital Heritage Center
Program Coordinator
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Karen Grigg

UNC-Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library
Health Sciences Librarian for Collections and Instruction
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Tammy Gruer

LIS Department, School of Education, UNC-Greensboro
Assistant Professor/School Library Program Coordinator
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Chip Gurkin

US Environmental Protection Agency
Program Manager
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David Gwynn

UNC Greensboro
Digitization Coordinator
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Chad Haefele

UNC Chapel Hill Libraries
Head of User Experience

Martin Halbert

Dean of Libraries

Dawn Hall

UNC Greensboro, Library and Information Studies
MLIS Candidate

Janice Hall

Central Piedmont Community College
Administrative Assistant & Marketing Chair
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Patrice Hall

Lenoir-Rhyne University
Health Sciences Librarian

Retha Hall

Central Piedmont Community College
Senior Librarian

Caroline Hallam

Open Educational Resources Librarian
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Brandy Hamilton

Wake County Public Libraries
Regional Library Manager
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Jennifer Hanft

State Library of North Carolina
Head, Content & Information Delivery
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Samantha Harlow

UNC Greensboro
Online Learning Librarian
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Ryan Harris

UNC Charlotte
Head of Research & Instructional Services

Marcus Harshaw

Vice President of Education & Facilities
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Jackie Haske

State Library of North Carolina
Digital Inclusion Librarian
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Jennifer Hatcher

Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center
Branch Manager

Ingrid Hayes

Rockingham County Public Library
Reference Librarian
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Craig Hayward

NC Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Systems and Digital Services Librarian

Ann Hazzard

Emory University School of Medicine (retired)
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Tiffany Henry

UNC Greensboro
Discovery Cataloger
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Kim Henze

Kim Henze Design
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Michelle Hildreth

Wake County Public Libraries
Branch Manager

Ashelee Gerald Hill

Wake Forest University
Processing Archivist

Joan Hill

Winston-Salem State University
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Kate Hill

Library Services Engineer
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Kimberly Hirsh

Unversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Doctoral Student
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David Hisle

East Carolina University
Research & Instructional Services, Head of Service
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Crystal D. Holland

Forsyth County Public Library
Library Supervisor
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Erin Holmes

State Library of NC
Digital Services Supervisor
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Patrick Holt

Durham County Library
Adult Services Librarian

Ross Holt

Randolph County Public Library
Library Director
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Jeanne Hoover

East Carolina University
Head, Scholarly Communication

Amy Harris Houk

UNC Greensboro
Department Head, Research, Outreach, and Instruction

Martin House

Central Piedmont Community College
Assistant Director for Public Services
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Sandra Hughes-Hassell

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kathy Hurley

UNC Greensboro, Library and Information Studies
MLIS Candidate

Kevin Huse

Ratio Architects
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Shelly Hypes

UNC Charlotte, Atkins Library
Resource Development & Access Librarian

Tammy Ivins

Randall Library, University of North Carolina Wilmington
Online & Distance Education Librarian

Tyrone Jean

Elon University
Assistant Dean of Students and Director of the Center for Race,...
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Amanda Johnson

State Library of North Carolina
Data Analysis and Communications Consultant
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