Chesapeake Public Library
Zachary Elder (he, him, his) is the Assistant Director of the Chesapeake Public Library in Chesapeake, Virginia. He previously has worked at the Newport News Public Library System and with the George Washington University Libraries. Originally from Ohio (Go Buckeyes!), he earned his M.L.S. at North Carolina Central University while working in the Rubenstein Library at the Duke University Libraries. His library interests include emvironmental sustainability, expanding outreach and facilitating community engagement. When not at the library he enjoys kayaking,playing with his corgi, Tuxedo, and reading to his infant daughter.