Jan Sanders
Jan Sanders

Jan Sanders has served as Pasadena Public Library’s (PPL) Director since 2005.

Prior to Jan’s work with PPL, she worked as a children’s librarian, bookmobile librarian, branch manager, community college librarian and construction supervisor before taking on her first Library Director position in 1990. Her career has led her to Missouri, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Washington and California.

Jan was the Public Library Association’s President of 1996 and one of 100 people named to the Intellectual Freedom Hall of Fame in 1999. She is active in the American Library Association, where she has served in a variety of roles including national chair for Federal legislative action, membership chair and governing Council.

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