Staff Profile

Richard Kong

Director

Administration

Richard oversees the operation and administration of the library, including matters related to library policies, finances, facilities, and personnel. He works closely with library staff and key partners in the local community to ensure progress is made with the library’s long-term strategic goals and annual objectives. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Skokie Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Rotary Club of Skokie Valley. Richard is also a recognized leader in the professional library community, and previously served as an executive board member of the Public Library Association and as an executive board member of the Illinois Library Association.


Blog Posts

Standing up for Justice and Freedom

We stand in solidarity with all who are working toward collective action to end systemic racism and inequity in our community.

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Temporary Building Closure

Our building is closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19.

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COVID-19 Considerations for Our Library

What's happening at the library during this complicated and rapidly changing situation? Find updated news here.

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