The Red Wing Public Library Board and the City of Red Wing announces the appointment of a new director, Jessica McGee. McGee comes from Wendell, North Carolina as the Adult Services Librarian in the Granville County Library System in Oxford North Carolina. She previously worked at Highbury College in Portsmouth, UK, S.H.A.P.E. International Library in Belgium, North Carolina Supreme Court Library, and Wake County Public Library both in Raleigh North Carolina. Jessica has a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Salve Regina University in Newport Rhode Island and a Masters of Library and Information Services from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Jessica is moving to Red Wing with her family and will begin work July 8th.
McGee brings to this position a passion for library services and a deep commitment to the democratic role of the library in culture. She looks forward to continuing the work of the Library Board, Mr. Lund, and the staff at Red Wing Public Library as they work toward fulfilling the library's mission of "providing for the lifelong learning and information service needs of the community."