Each week in the NWTLA newsletter, The Snowshoe, we feature interviews with librarians across the North and beyond. Below are the interviews with the great librarians we have featured so far. If you know someone who would be great to feature email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alessandra Waddell, Library Technician at Aurora College Yellowknife Campus
Alison Watson, Teen Services Librarian at St. Albert Public Library
Amy Lorencz, Metadata and Copyright Libraran at the Patrick Power Library at Saint Mary’s University
Anne Walsh, Manager of Library and Information Services at Aurora College in Yellowknife
Annelise Dowd, Access Services Librarian at the University of Northern British Columbia
Arianne Smith-Piquette, Library Technician at the CKUA Radio Network
Beth Kilfoy, Collections Librarian at Edmonton Public Library
Brian Dawson, NWT Territorial Librarian
Caleigh Haworth, Training & Communications Coordinator at Marigold Library System
Christine Gyapay, Head Librarian for the NWT Centennial Library in Hay River, NWT
Colette Poitras, Manager, Indigenous Public Library Outreach with Public Library Services Branch (Alberta)
Courtney Crocker, Regional Librarian for Central Division with Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries.
Darrell Yates, Executive Director and CEO of the Lakeland Library Region.
Derek Yap, Systems Librarian and Cataloguer at Yukon College
Elinor Crosby, Librarian at the Halifax Public Library
Erin Suliak, Territorial Archivist at the NWT Archives
Francisco Elton, Librarian at Chief T’Seleie School in Fort Good Hope, NWT
Gerry Burla, Legislative Librarian at the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories
Heather Martin-Detka, Library Manager at Taber Public Library in southern Alberta
Jane Edmundson, Member Support Librarian at Chinook Arch Regional Library System.
Janey Thomson, Librarian and Project Coordinator for the Alaska State Library Historical Collections
Jessica Leslie, Instruction Library at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)
Joanne Monner, Library and Archives Manager at the Milo Public Library
Joanne Rodger, Curriculum Specialist for the MD program at the University of Alberta
John Mutford, Manager of the Yellowknife Public Library
Karen Hudson, Chief Librarian at Salt Spring Public Library.
Kayla Lar-Son, Indigenous Academic Resident for the University of Alberta Libraries
Kieran Bailey, Chair and Librarian at Grande Prairie Regional College
Kelly Murray, Head Librarian at the Bibliotheque Allard Regional Library
Kolin Murray, Library Services Manager at the Inuvik Centennial Library
Kristen Thorp, Youth Services Manager at Eugene Public Library
Kristin Boucher, Librarian at the Fort Resolution Library
Lauren Jessop, CEO of Barrie Public Library
Leigha Locke, Children’s Services Librarian for Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries.
Leigha Rind, Métis Indigenous Intern at the University of Alberta Libraries.
Leona Berreault, Librarian for the Fort Liard Community Library
Marca Simba, Librarian at the Elizabeth Mackenzie Elementary School in Behchoko, NWT
Mark Black, Manager of the Paul D. Fleck Library and Archives at the Banff Centre
Mary Greenshields, Academic Library Resident at the Biblioteque Saint-Jean at the University of Alberta
Megan Siu, Community Development & Education Specialist at the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta (CPLEA)
Melanie Kindrachuk, Public Service Librarian at the Stratford Public Library in Southern Ontario
Michael Ciccone, Executive Director of CELA.
Misty Pynten, School Community Counselor and Librarian at Chief Sunrise Education Centre
Monique Woroniak, Information Services Librarian at the Winnipeg Public Library
Nancy McPhee, Arts, Literature and Culture Community Librarian at Hamilton Public Library
Natasha Wells, Regional Librarian in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador
Nicole Eva, Librarian at the University of Lethbridge
Nicole Penton, Library Technician at the Lethbridge Public Library
Paige McGeorge, Teenbrarian at the Lethbridge Public Library
Patrick McCullagh, Bookmobile Coordinator for the Lethbridge Public Library
Patrick Siebold, Library Manager for the Vancouver Island Regional Library (Haida Gwaii)
Rachel Bergquist, Public Services Librarian at the Squamish Public Library
Riel Gallant, Legislative Librarian at the Nunavut Legislative Library
Robin Hepher, CEO of the Chinook Arch Regional Library System
Ron Knowling, Manager of Public Library Services for the Government of Nunavut
Rotem Diamant, Librarian for the Toronto Zine Library
Sarah Gallagher, Outreach Librarian at Yukon Public Libraries
Tanya Ball, PhD student with the Faculty of Native Studies and sessional instructor with the School of Information Studies at the University of Alberta.
Tracey Therrien, Chief Librarian at the Nelson Public Library
Wendy Wright, Director of the Smithers Public Library