New Executive Director Ari Baker
From Tenn-Share President Stuart Gaetjens: Tenn-Share welcomes new Executive Director Ari BakerAri is an MSIS librarian with strong experience in public library management and nonprofit leadership. Through their work at Blount County Public Library, Ari demonstrated effectiveness in increasing resource sharing, collaboration, and creating new partnerships, skills that are at the heart of Tenn-Share's mission. Ari has a commitment to the role libraries play in improving society, the ability to envision new strategies to strengthen that role, and an understanding of the practical tools needed to make it happen.
Ari will officially take the reins at Tenn-Share on May 3, 2021. Please join the Board of Directors in extending a warm welcome to them and be sure to follow Tenn-Share's social media channels to connect with us about your questions, needs and ideas.