Marathon County Public Library is extending its observance of National Library Week (April 10-16) throughout the month of April by highlighting its employees through a series of staff profiles! Now through April 30, learn a little bit about the personnel at our nine MCPL locations, and feel free to give them a friendly "hello" next time you see them!
Name: Heather B.
Job title: Branch Assistant
MCPL Location: Rothschild Branch
Time Worked at MCPL: 2 ½ years
What are some of your main job responsibilities?
Leading story time, planning programs and putting together displays.
What book(s) are you currently reading?
I’m currently listening to the audiobook of A Dance with Dragons by George R. R. Martin and reading Outrage by John Sandford.
What’s your favorite part of your job?
I like the interactions with our patrons, both children and adults.
What food item(s) can you absolutely not resist?
I can’t resist any food that comes with ranch or is ranch flavored. I also love any candy that is apple-flavored.
How do you think MCPL will continue to transform in the future?
I feel like we will transform in any way possible to keep up to date with technology and the needs of the community members and patrons.
image credit: Image by Marathon County Public Library staff.