Valerie Darst Named Chair of State Library Council
Moberly Area Community College’s Director of Library Services, Valerie Darst, was recently named the Chair of the Secretary’s Council on Library Development by Secretary of State Robin Carnahan. Darst is the first academic librarian to serve as Chair of this advisory council.
The council advises the Secretary of State and the State Librarian on all matters that relate to the state’s library service to Missouri citizens. It recommends programs as well as communicates the value of libraries to people in the state and to those responsible for libraries.