Librarians Leading From All Levels

Leadership Series


Metrolina Library Association has created a new year-long leadership series open to all members. Starting at the upcoming Annual Conference the series will include 12 sessions that are a mix of online and in person. The series will be open to 10 attendees for our first cohort. 

  • Variety of leadership topics
  • Online & in person 2-hour* sessions
  • Small Cohort
  • Discussion Board
  • Readings
  • 'Gold Nugget' emails
  • Members only
  • $75 registration fee for year-long series


*First session at the conference will be 1 hour long. 


Current Schedule


June Introduction to Leadership

Speaker: Lisa O'Connor, University of North Carolina Greensboro


July 18 Lateral Leadership 

Speaker: Rebecca A. Croxton, University of North Carolina Charlotte


August 8 Leaderless Libraries

Speakers: Joyce Weaver, Mint Museum

Rebecca Freeman, University of South Carolina Lancaster


September 12 Toxic Leadership

Speaker: Alma C. Ortega, University of San Diego


October 10 Project Management

Speaker: Somali Kim Wu, University of North Carolina Charlotte


November Follow-up of Previous Topics - Discussion Board


December Discussion Board


January (9) Diversity in Leadership

Speaker: TBD


February 13 Leading in Times of Stress

Speakers: Ernesta Adams, University of South Carolina Lancaster

 Richard Moniz, Horry-Georgetown Technical College


March (12) Meetings

Speaker: TBD


April (9) Identifying Community Partners

Speaker: TBD


May Leadership Mixer


June Introduction to Leadership

Speakers: Previous Leadership Series Attendees




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