Today’s profile comes from the 2011 Charleston Conference First Time Attendee profiles. More to come soon!
Name: Erin Crane
Title: Ebooks Librarian
Organization: Liberty University
Born and Lived: I was born in Connecticut, but we moved to Virginia when I was one year old. I’ve been there ever since.
Professional Career and Activities: My position at Liberty University is my first professional librarian position. I graduated from UNC-CH in December 2010, so I’m a brand new librarian.
Family: I just got married to Elliot Crane this past summer on July 2nd.
In My Spare Time: I love to read, play video games, and see performances of operas and plays.
Favorite Books: The Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin and Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky.
Where I See the Industry in Five Years: What I want to see are easily accessible and user-friendly ebooks in the library.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.