EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library (EVPL) Board of Trustees announced on Monday that Scott Kinney has accepted the position of the library’s CEO-Director.
“We look forward to welcoming Scott to EVPL,” said board President Chuck Whobrey. “His library experience, passion for community engagement, and commitment to exceptional service make him a great resource as we continue building the best possible library resources and services for our community.”
Kinney is currently the Director of the Mobile Public Library located in Mobile, Alabama.
Prior to his tenure there, he served as Director of the Sweetwater County Library System in Green River, Wyoming and as Director of the Chadron Public Library in Chadron, Nebraska.
Kinney received his Bachelor of Business Administration and Psychology from Kearney University and his Master of Library and Information Science from Florida State University.
A search for EVPL’s new CEO-Director began in July 2019, following the departure of Cynthia Sturgis Landrum in June 2019.
(This story was originally published on Nov. 18, 2019)