Assistant Branch Manager
Palm Beach County Library System - Lantana Branch
West Palm Beach, Florida
Craig, originally from Rochester, NY is the Assistant Branch Manager of the Lantana Branch, part of the Palm Beach County Library System in South Florida. He earned his B.A. in Education and Italian from Nazareth College in 2013 and received his MLIS from the University at Bufflo in 2015. He has worked in libraries for the past 14 years when he started off as a Library Page and worked his way up to become a Librarian.
Back in Rochester, Craig was a committee member of the Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival. This festival brought together thousands of teens on a college campus to meet their favorite YA authors for free. As a former Teen Librarian, he has created innovative programming for teens and boasts an extensive and beneficial teen volunteer program. He has brought Escape Rooms into the library and opportunities for teens to gain digital literacy skills to become digital citizens of today's society. He will always be a Teen Librarian at heart and will continue advocating for this diverse group that needs to be heard by all.
When you see him, ask him what a garbage plate is. Trust him, it's great!