August 26, 2019

Library hires Director of Human Resources

Randi Quinn


COLUMBUS—Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) has hired Randi Quinn as Director of Human Resources. She begins her role at CML today, Aug. 26.

As Director of Human Resources, Quinn will report to the library’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), be responsible for administering employee relations, compliance, talent acquisition and learning and development.

Quinn received her MBA from Franklin University, where she also most recently served as Executive Director of Human Resources.

“We were highly impressed by Randi’s HR expertise, her ability to connect with employees and her passion for the work and mission of public libraries,” said CML CAO Charlie Hansen. “We are very pleased to have her join our team.”

NOTE: Electronic file of Randi Quinn’s headshot is available upon request.

Columbus Metropolitan Library has served the people of Franklin County, Ohio since 1873. With its Main Library and 22 branches, CML is well known for signature services and programs like Homework Help Centers, Reading Buddies, Summer Reading Challenge and Ready for Kindergarten. The library’s Strategic Plan supports the vision of “a thriving community where wisdom prevails,” which positions CML to respond to areas of urgent need: kids unprepared for kindergarten, third grade reading proficiency, high school graduation, college and career readiness and employment resources.

CML was named a 2011 National Medal Winner by the Institute for Museum and Library Services for work in community service, the highest honor for libraries and museums. CML was also named 2010 Library of the Year by Library Journal.