Joan R. Johnson Archives

Mayor Barrett appoints Milwaukee Public Library Director and City Librarian

July 30, 2020

Mayor Tom Barrett announced on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, the appointment of Joan R. Johnson to serve as Milwaukee Public Library Director and City Librarian. Johnson is currently Deputy Director of the system, and has been since March 2009. If confirmed, Johnson will succeed Paula Kiely, who is retiring on August 28, 2020, and take… [Read More]