Regina Public Library
Geoffrey Allen (he/they) is Director, Collections at Regina Public Library. He is passionate about systems and knowledge sharing but especially for making these services accessible and inclusive for all people.
Online services and archives librarian / Bibliothécaire, services en ligne et archives
Bibliothèque publique de Westmount / Westmount Public Library
Lora Baiocco (she/her/elle) is the Online services and archives librarian at the Westmount Public Library. She manages and develops a bilingual library website, implements and evaluates online services, and manages the Library's archives.
Librarian, Adapted Services
Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ)
Geneviève Mangerel (elle/she/her) is a librarian for Adapted Services at BAnQ. She is interested in accessibility and inclusion.
BC Library Association
Rina (she/her) has over 20 years of experience in library leadership, with a focus on collections and technical services, including serving as the temporary Executive Director of CELA for one year in 2019/20.
Indigenous Public Library Services Advisor
Public Library Services Branch, Municipal Affairs, Government of Alberta
With deep roots in the Red River, Edmonton and St. Paul des Métis, Colette Poitras (she/her) is a Métis librarian who is interested in breaking down barriers and increasing access to library services.
Stonewall Branch Librarian
South Interlake Regional Library
As a rural public librarian, Joan (she/her) is committed to providing library service to patrons who live in the small communities within the South Interlake Region. She is excited to share PLARC's work to help all rural libraries be more accessible.
John Giovanni Romano
Digital Technologies Manager
Toronto Public Library
With over 25 years of experience in IT across diverse roles in project strategy and delivery, as well as management, I (he/him) am a seasoned professional who has become a trusted and strategic business partner.
Bibliothèque Publique De Westmount Public Library
I (she/her) received my MLIS from McGill University in 1994. Since then, I have always worked in public libraries. I have been head of the children's library at the Westmount Public Library in Montreal, QC since 1998.
Rachel (she/her) is a library worker, activist, musician and artist in Toronto. She lives with a print disability. She enjoys games, languages and circumpolar places and is passionate about access for all and fostering creativity and the arts with programs.