by Jesse Wright
The Ames Public Library Board of Trustees announced today that it has named a new Public Library Director.
Lynne Carey was chosen as the new director after a special meeting was held to find someone to fill the position. Carey has previously served as Interim Director of the Ames Public Library since July 2012, as Assistant Director from 2006 to 2012, and as Division Coordinator from 1991 to 2005.
“Speaking on behalf of the entire Board, I am delighted Lynne has accepted the position of Ames Public Library Director,” says Ames Public Library Board President Kevin Stow.” These are exciting times for the Library, and Lynne’s exceptional skills, expertise, and dedication will be a tremendous asset as we move forward.”