Jacob Fehr (he/him)
Northwestern Polytechnic BA, LIT, MLIS. Full-time para/professional library staff member since 2008, interim head librarian at TRPL in 2010, head of children's and teen services at GPPL 2016-2022.
About this speaker
After working in public libraries from 2008-2022, Jacob started working as the Student Learning and Engagement Librarian at Northwestern Polytechnic in August of this year. Since his start as a library technician in 2008, he's been involved in the hiring process for everyone from pages to GPPL's current director.
He’s happy to talk at length about Jeremy Tankard’s brilliance as an illustrator, and in his spare time he produces book talk/reader’s advisory videos for his YouTube channel Cow Hat Librarian.