The Board of Trustees of the River Forest Public Library is thrilled to announce the appointment of Emily Compton-Dzak as the new Director of the Library.
Emily currently works as the Assistant Director and Head of Adult Services at Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District and has 20 years of experience in the library field. The Board believes her experience, her approach to leading a team, and her knowledge of libraries will be a particularly good fit for River Forest Public Library. Her start date will be January 25th.
“Emily’s warm, collaborative style and openness to innovation, while still respecting traditional library services, make her a natural fit for our community. We are very excited to welcome Emily to our Library,” says Board President Deborah Hill.
The Library Board engaged in an extensive director search with the assistance of HR Source. The search task force,…