Wyoming Library Association LEAD Mentor Program Application Open

Apr 7, 2023

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The Wyoming Library Association LEAD (Leadership Excellence and Development) interest group has opened applications for its mentoring program for 2023. This program offers development to protégés and mentors. Mentors supplement the supervisors’ efforts and provide protégés with a personal relationship that allows for acculturating, encouraging new talent, sharing expertise and connections, and promoting professional growth. WLA implemented this mentoring program to help all library staff succeed in their careers.

Learn more on the WLA LEAD page. Applications are due April 14, 2023. WLA membership is NOT required.

Why apply?

For protégés: Are you new to your position? Experienced and looking at the next step? Seeking to improve your leadership skills? Do you want to learn how to lead from the middle? Apply to be a protégé! Work with a mentor with experience in Wyoming libraries

For mentors: Are you experienced in your position and looking for your next challenge? Do you want to learn through your protégés? Do you want to help up-and-coming library leaders? Apply to be a mentor!

Timeline

  • Apply by April 14, 2023.
  • Matching will begin on April 17, 2023.
  • Mentoring pairs will be announced on May 1, 2023.
  • The program runs from June through November 2023.

Questions?

Contact Brian Greene at brian.greene@wyo.gov or Katrina Brown at katrina.brown@caspercollege.edu with any questions.

If you have a question about this or any other article, please contact us at statelibrary@wyo.gov

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