Library Leadership Team

Sonia Alcántara-Antoine

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Sonia Alcántara-Antoine is the CEO of Baltimore County Public Library, overseeing 19 branches, 600 dedicated staff and an annual budget of $45 million. Prior to joining Baltimore County Public Library, she was director of Newport News Public Library and held leadership positions at Virginia Beach Public Library and Enoch Pratt Free Library.

Alcántara-Antoine is active in the Public Library Association, where she is currently president, and the Urban Libraries Council, where she serves on the Antiracism and Digital Equity action team and is a member at large for the Maryland Association of Public Library Administrators’ board of directors.

An American Library Association Spectrum Scholar, she holds a master's degree in Library and Information Science from Florida State University and a master's degree in Public Administration from Old Dominion University.

Library Headquarters

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James Cooke

Chief Operations Officer
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Natalie Edington

Chief Customer Experience Officer
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Cassandra Miller

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Portrait of Helen Rowe

Helen Rowe

Fiscal Services
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Mary Wilson

Human Resources
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Ann Beegle

Philanthropy and Partnerships
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Julie Brophy

Adult and Community Engagement
Portrait of Jamie Watson

Jamie Watson

Collection Development
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Deb Brothers

Customer Support Services
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Alexandra Houff

Digital Equity and Virtual Services
Portrait of Linda Frederick

Linda Frederick

Marketing and Communications
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Carl Birkmeyer

Media Creation Services
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Emily Gamertsfelder

Planning, Projects and Data
Portrait of Jody Sharp

Jody Sharp

Cataloging and Processing
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Conni Strittmatter

Youth and Family Engagement

Library Branch Management

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Laurie Carl

Central Region
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Zeke White

Eastern Region
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Tyler Wolfe

Western Region
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Robert Maranto, Jr.

Arbutus Branch
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Sarah Jane Brunson

Catonsville Branch
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Justin Hartzell

Cockeysville Branch
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Yvette May

Essex Branch
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Samantha O'Heren

Hereford Branch
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Cynthia Swanson

Lansdowne Branch
Portrait of Katelyn Tjarks

Katelyn Tjarks

Loch Raven Branch
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Elizabeth Storms

North Point Branch
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Anna White

Owings Mills Branch
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Sarah Smith

Parkville-Carney Branch
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Cynthia Kleback

Perry Hall Branch
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Melissa Gotsch

Pikesville Branch
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Jarrett Farmer

Randallstown Branch
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Jessica Faulkner

Reisterstown Branch
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Laura George

Rosedale Branch
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Elizabeth Slack

Sollers Point Branch
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Brian Wickman

Towson Branch
Portrait of Sandra Lombardo

Sandra Lombardo

White Marsh Branch
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Nay Keppler

Woodlawn Branch