Kimberly Grad

Director, Abbot Public Library
Kimberly Grad is a library leader with a passion for library renovations and revitalization. She recently moved to Massachusetts from Brooklyn, New York where she specialized in youth services and administration at Brooklyn Public Library. She received her Master's in Library Science from Queens College (CUNY) Graduate School of Library and Information Science and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the State University of New York, Plattsburgh. She is currently a member of the 2022 Newbery Selection Committee and the Newbery 100th Anniversary Celebration Task Force through the Association of Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association.
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