New Library Chief on the Way

May 8, 2014

Brett Lear starts work as the new Sonoma County Library Director on June 2.
Credit Martin County, Florida

The new Director of Sonoma County’s Libraries wants to improve  channels of communication with staff and patrons, while expanding the system’s digital services.

Librarians are virtually always avid readers themselves, and Lear is no exception. So we asked what he was currently reading.

Lear, 46, is also married to a librarian, and the couple has a young son.