Adult Services Manager
Westchester Public Library
Patrick Callaghan has worked in Illinois libraries for 13 years and currently serves as the Adult Services Manager at the Westchester Public Library. He certified as a Paddle Leader through the Greater Maywood Paddling Program in 2018 and is also heavily involved in Nature Discovery Challenge program. He has spoken at Illinois library conferences, including the 2019 Annual Conference, and also had an article published in the state's monthly professional journal, ILA Reporter. Outside of programming endeavors, Patrick has written several successful grant proposals, including an LSTA "Live and Learn Construction Grant."