Chief Librarian, Queens Library
Nick Buron is the Chief Librarian for the Queens Library. He oversees all library services in the 66 Queens Library locations, including programming, outreach and collections. He has been with the Queens Library since 1993 when he started as a front line librarian. In 2016, he moved into his current position. Nick has direct and indirect supervision for over 700 employees. He assesses current needs and plans for the future service needs of the community. Nick ensures that day-to-day operations run smoothly, integrates department goals into the broader strategic directions across departments, such as resource planning, staff training, and materials allocations.