The Politics of Library Advocacy
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
CDLC Offices, 28 Essex Street, Albany
Jeremy Johannesen and Mike Neppl of NYLA
Jeremy Johannesen, NYLA Executive Director
Having served a Deputy Director of NYLA from 2005 – ‘08, Johannesen left to lead the NYS Alliance for Arts Education. Jeremy returned to NYLA in 2012, assuming the role of Executive Director. Johannesen holds his BS in Arts Education from the College of Saint Rose, and is an active leader in his son’s Cub Scout Pack 232.
Mike Neppl, NYLA Director of Government Relations and Advocacy
A graduate of Albany Law School, Michael Neppl joined NYLA in August 2013, coming from the New York State Attorney General’s Office, where he has served as Director of Public Information and Correspondence for two years. Prior to that, Mr. Neppl served as Counsel to Senator Eric Schneiderman, and was named to the 2011 “Rising Stars: 40 under 40” list The Capitol.
This event is free but registration is required by Wednesday, February 3rd.