Congratulations to Jeffrey Trzeciak, who is the new Executive Director, Dayton Metro Library (OH). Jeffrey was most recently the Director at Jersey City Free Public Library, NJ. Jeffrey began at Dayton on April 1, 2021.
Trzeciak is a native Daytonian who began his library career at the Dayton Metro Library while completing his undergraduate degree from the University of Dayton. He later pursued his MLS from Indiana University. He has held senior positions at Newark Public Library, McMaster University (Ontario), and Washington University (St. Louis). Known for his commitment to diversity and social justice, he initiated the award-winning Documenting Ferguson project after the shooting of Michael Brown (2014) and, in 2017, received a City Citation for his commitment to the Newark Puerto Rican community. In 2018, Jeffrey received the Community Partner Award from Newark Pride for LGBTQ programming.
We wish Dayton Metro Library and Jeff much success in the coming years!