Headquarters Staff

ADMINISTRATION

General inquires:  admin@marigold.ab.ca
Phone:  1.855.934.5334 or 403.934.5334

CEO 
  Lynne Price (248)

  • Administrative & board matters
  • System membership
  • Levies - municipal & local
  • Provincial matters
  • Presentation to council or local board
  • Marigold services, including suggestions & concerns
  • Media inquiries

Chief Operating Officer
  Laura Taylor (242) (on leave)

  • Policy interpretation
  • eResource questions, suggestions and concerns
  • Grants - including, Federal, Provincial
  • Annual Reports for libraries
  • HR issues in member libraries
  • Board orientation
  • Library card inquiries
  • Insurance
  • Media inquiries

Communications & Marketing Specialist
  Miriam Thompson (233) (on leave)

  • Advocacy and marketing
  • Marigold HQ website content/design
  • Marigold publications
  • Requests for displays or brochures
  • Media inquiries

Communications and Engagement Manager
  Jessie Bach (258)

  • Provides leadership and coordination for headquarters communications strategies and processes
  • Leads the development and implementation of communication and brand strategies across the organization
  • Oversees Marigold records management
  • Acts as Marigold's FOIP Officer

Executive Support & HR Specialist
  Nora Ott (222)

  • OHS & Employment Standards
  • Personnel changes in local library staff, Marigold Board members and other contacts
  • Request a tour of Marigold headquarters
  • Marigold Board meeting information

Accounting Specialist
  Alida Pituka (221)

  • Accounts payable/ receivable
  • Financial reports
  • Marigold Board expenses
  • Payroll
  • Marigold Purchasing Program

Administrative Support
  Jennifer Muckle (254)

  • Provides administrative tasks, bookkeeping and purchasing support. Plans and organizes events and supports purchasing program functions

Indigenous Outreach Specialist
  Rose Reid

  • Developing innovative services and programs prioritizing the needs of Stoney Nakoda First Nations

CONSULTATION, TRAINING AND LIBRARY SERVICES TEAM

Library Services Consultants

  Kim Visser (257)                      Kristine den Boon (256)
  Nicole Dunnewold (255)

  • TRAC issues and concerns
  • Collection development and conversion
  • Rotating collections
  • Interlibrary loan
  • Summer reading program
  • Social Media - Marigold
  • Marigold Library System Conference
  • Member library program development
  • Polaris ILS; Simply Reports
  • Library procedures
  • Weeding & inventory

Digital Experience Consultant

  Jenn Laskosky (252)

  • Training requests: Polaris & Leap, eResources and member library websites
  • Member library website troubleshooting and assistance
  • Teen programming
  • Requests for library brochures
  • Help | Training for LibraryAware software and marketing

Library Services Assistant
  Barb Froese (241)

  • Summer reading program materials
  • Statistics and reports
  • Library close dates
  • Borrowing kits, gaming equipment, consoles
  • Large print and audiobook circulating blocks
  • Interlibrary loans - backup

Direct Services Clerk
  Nancy Smith (230)

  • L2U catalogue & services to L2U patrons
  • Interlibrary loan procedures & Training
  • Information About Book Deposits
  • Paperback Bestsellers Disbursement
  • Canada Post Shipping Tool
  • Library Lending Lockers
  • Kits & Games - backup

IT SERVICES TEAM

IT Manager
  Richard Kenig (240)

  • Central site IT infrastructure maintenance and operations
  • Network infrastructure
  • IT Capacity Fund
  • SuperNet
  • Website templates and technical issues
  • Polaris connectivity
  • Testing new partner connections
  • Emerging technologies

IT Specialists
  Jaspreet Singh (238)

  Steven Copland (229)

  • Network connectivity
  • Hardware & software issues
  • Recommendations for hardware & software
  • Relocating equipment in your library
  • Technical issues with website template

SERVICE DELIVERY TEAM

Director of Service Delivery
  Kristine Den Boon  (256)

  • Collection services
  • Delivery
  • Allocations and materials budget
  • Collection development and collection maintenance
  • AV and World Languages
  • Spending local funds/grants for materials

Shipping/Receiving Clerks:
  Bradley Hoffman (251)
  Devon Hall (251)

Drivers:
Bruce Paschal, Glenn Russell, Ian John, Rob Cielen, Dave McCaig

  • Organize and distribute material and correspondence going to libraries and courier
  • Manage vehicle scheduling and maintenance for Marigold's fleet
  • Receive materials, arrange shipping supplies for member libraries and track shipments

Collection Services Consultant
  Nicole Dunnewold (255)

  • Cataloguing and classification issues
  • Collection codes and shelf locations
  • Processing issues
  • Monthly fund reports
  • TRAC issues & concerns
  • Authors - getting your books into Marigold libraries

Collection Services Technician
  Misty Haugen (228)

  • Acquisitions and cataloguing
  • Works with vendors to order new materials for Marigold's member libraries

Cataloguers:
  Wendy Rezansoff (236)
  Lynn Blain (225) 
  Clara Cao (220)

  • Prepare purchase orders
  • Holds project reporting, database maintenance, lost items, World Language items and audiovisual bibliographic records
  • Authority clean-up and physical object cataloguing

Collection Services Clerk:
  Mike Froese (226)
 

  • Shelf-ready processing of all catalogued materials for member libraries
  • Add item records to Polaris for new conversion material as well as World Languages
  • Distribute monthly bestsellers
  • Organize HQ processing supplies and storage
  • Handle reassignments of collections materials from member libraries
  • Provide back-up for shipping and receiving