Burkett Named New Library Director at Bremen Public Libraryby Bremen Public Library on October 6, 2014
The Bremen Public Library Board of Trustees is excited to announce that Mr. Kyle D. Burkett of South Bend, Indiana, has accepted the position of Library Director of the Bremen Public Library. Burkett has most recently held positions within the St. Joseph County Public Library system as Assistant to the Branch Manager of the Lakeville Branch, and as Circulation Supervisor at the Roger B. Francis Branch.
A 2005 graduate of Indiana University with a B.A. in English, Burkett began his career in 2001 as an undergraduate working for the Indiana University Residential Programs and Services Libraries in Bloomington, Indiana. After graduating, Burkett held multiple positions within the Monroe County Public Library, and in 2010, Burkett relocated to Lafayette, Indiana, where he accepted the position of Library Assistant at the joint-use Ivy Tech / Tippecanoe County Public Library Branch. Slated to graduate with a Master’s in Library Science from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis in early 2015, Burkett brings over twelve years of library experience as well as a passion for outreach, literacy, and technology to the Bremen Public Library.
The new director is scheduled to begin on October 23rd, 2014.