I am proud to serve as Dean of Libraries at Western Washington University. In this role, I am a leader, planner, fundraiser, and spokesperson for the Libraries. I am responsible for providing academic leadership and administrative management for all of the Libraries’ programs and outreach efforts. I am an active and visible leader both within the university and greater community. I work in collaboration with the university’s other executive officers to implement the university’s mission. I recognize national trends in libraries and university administration practices and am involved in advancing the library profession.