Susan Baier Named Executive Director of Allen County Public Library (In)

The Allen County Public Library (Fort Wayne, Indiana) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to hire Susan Baier as the next executive director of the Allen County Public Library. A 2016 graduate of the ALA-APA Certified Public Library Administrator program (CPLA), Baier received her MLS from the University of Kentucky. Currently, Baier is the director of the McCracken County Public Library in Paducah, Kentucky.

Baier commented, “It’s the honor of a lifetime to lead Allen County Public Library. I’m thrilled to join this dynamic team, and I’m eager to meet the communities, people, and partners that make ACPL special.” Baier is committed to making library service equitable and inclusive. She will assume her new role of executive director on or before March 1.

The ALA-APA Certified Public Library Administrator (CPLA) program is a voluntary post-MLS certification program for public librarians with three years or more of supervisory experience. To learn more about the program, visit the CPLA website.