Library Leadership

Library and Library Foundation staff and volunteers are led and supported by a leadership team dedicated to improving lives and building a stronger community.

Marcellus "MT" Turner

Chief Executive Officer/Chief Librarian
Caitlin Moen, Library Director

Caitlin Moen

Chief Customer Officer/Library Director

Angie Myers, CPA

Chief Capacity Officer and Director of Finance & Funding

Jenni Gaisbauer, CFRE

Chief Community Officer and Executive Director of Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Foundation
Seth Ervin, Chief Innovation Officer

Seth Ervin

Chief Innovation Officer
Kim Sykes-Joseph, HR Leader

Kim Sykes-Joseph

Human Resources Leader
Tony Tallent, Branch Channel Leader

Tony Tallent

Branch Channel Leader
Kevin Bittle, Deputy Branch Channel Leader

Kevin Bittle

Deputy Branch Channel Leader
Pamela McCarter

Pamela McCarter

Equity Initiative Leader / Outreach Coordinator
Photo of Asha Ellison, interim marketing & communications leader at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Asha Ellison

Interim Marketing & Communications Leader
Martha Yesowitch, Community Partnerships Leader

Martha Yesowitch

Community Partnerships Leader
Karen Beach, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Foundation Deputy Director

Karen Beach

Deputy Director, Foundation

Kathy Scott

Deputy Finance Director
Keisha Portis, Digital Branch Leader

Keisha Portis

Digital Channel Leader
emily nanney, education leader

Emily Nanney

Education Leader
meryle leonard, outreach channel leader

Meryle Leonard

Outreach Channel Leader
david dillard, real estate leader

David Dillard

Real Estate Leader
michael engelbrecht, Library Technology Leader

Michael Engelbrecht

Technology Leader
Chantez Neymoss, Adult Services Leader

Chantez Neymoss

Adult Services Leader
Jesse Isley, Children's Services Leader

Jesse Isley

Children's Services Leader
david sniffin, leading on opportunity leader

David Sniffin

Leading on Opportunity Leader
Holly Summers-Gil, Teen Services Leader

Holly Summers-Gil

Teen Services Leader
Barbara Cantisano, Third Grade Reading Leader

Barbara Cantisano

Third Grade Reading Leader