Management and Administration Division

 Action Council | Goals and Objectives

The Management and Administration Division creates opportunities for its members to exchange ideas and build skills in leadership, planning, obtaining and allocating funds, management, and trend forecasting.

Action Council

Monica Baughman, Coordinator (2022)
Worthington Libraries
Work: 614-807-2602

Samantha Betts, Secretary (2022)
Fairfield Co District Library
Work: 740-653-2745 121

Denise Scretchen, Past Coordinator (2022)
Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library
Work: 513-369-6031

Brittany Burchett (2022)
Greene County Public Library
Work: 937-912-3651

Kate McCartney (2023)
Columbus Metropolitan Library
Work: 614-645-2275

Patty Marsh (2022)
Bellevue Public Library
Work: 419-483-4769

Renee Hopper (2023)
Defiance Public Library
Work: 419-782-1456 x1301

Board Liaison: Aimee Fifarek
PDC Liaison: Stephanie Freas
Staff Liaison: Jay Smith


Goals and Objectives

  • Encourage involvement in the Division through networking opportunities at Convention and Expo and mentorship through a virtual roundtable discussion.
  • Review the Standards for Public Libraries document for possible revision/addition to include standards based on the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Offer three (3) program submissions to Convention and Expo and one to each standalone conference.