Catawba County has named Siobhan Loendorf to serve as Library Director for the Catawba County Library System, effective October 3, 2020. Ms. Loendorf joined the county’s library team as a librarian in 2011 and has served as assistant director since 2014 alongside recently retired director Suzanne White.
Ms. Loendorf is taking the helm of the County’s seven-branch library system with locations in Newton, Claremont, Conover, Maiden, St. Stephens, Southwest Hickory, and Sherrills Ford-Terrell. She will be responsible for all aspects of library system administration and operations, which includes financial, staff & facilities management, and oversight of community resources & programming.
Ms. Loendorf earned a Bachelor of French Education degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master of Library Science degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has more than 25 years of library and customer service experience.