Rebekkah Smith Aldrich

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Rebekkah Smith Aldrich

Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, MS, is executive director of the Mid-Hudson Library System, a public library cooperative system serving more than 600,000 Hudson Valley residents via 66 public libraries.

She is the cofounder and cochair of the New York Library Association's Sustainability Initiative, cofounder of the American Library Association's Sustainability Round Table, and cochair of ALA's Special Task Force on Sustainability.

She is the author of multiple titles, including Sustainable Thinking: Ensuring Your Library's Future in an Uncertain World and Resilience, part of the ALA Library Futures series, and is a frequent national speaker on the topic of libraries and sustainability.