With more than 30 years of experience and a deeply held commitment of connecting Chicagoans to their communities through the Library, newly confirmed Commissioner Andrea Telli is more than ready to lead Chicago Public Library to new heights.
Chicago Public Library is not the library of your childhood. Its metamorphosis from a brick and mortar warehouse of books to a forward-looking 21st century learning center has reshaped its role in Chicago’s educational ecosystem.
"I remember meeting with Rhona and being so inspired by her work and that of the Foundation. For Brenda, becoming President of the Chicago Public Library Foundation is more than just stepping into a dream job, it's a career of 20 years coming full circle.