Juan Rivera

Librarian, A. Philip Randolph Campus High School

Juan Rivera (MLIS, Syracuse University) is the librarian at A. Philip Randolph Campus High School in West Harlem, where he has worked to create a culture of reading and connect the library to community resources. He is a member of the Regents Advisory Council on Libraries for the New York State Educational Department and was named a 2018 ALA Emerging Leader. He was recently invited to participate in the ALA Organizational Effectiveness Steering Committee and the AASL Social Media Editorial board. He is passionate about how libraries and librarians transform lives and communities.