The City of McKinney has announced the hiring of Spencer Smith as the Director of the McKinney Public Library System. Smith will begin Monday, Aug. 10.
Smith most recently served as the Library Director for the City of Little Elm, Texas where his leadership led to the tripling of library material circulation and an increase in hours of operation of the library to a seven day, sixty hour per week operation. He also led the renovation and expansion of the municipal library, which nearly doubled the square footage and integrated technology components.
Smith has 10 years of municipal experience and worked for the cities of Fort Worth and Haltom City, Texas prior to his tenure in Little Elm. Smith holds a Masters of Information Science from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies from Texas State University.
City of McKinney Press Release