Executive Board

Overall strategic responsibility for the White Rose Libraries lies with the Executive Board, comprising the three Library Directors and the White Rose Libraries Executive Manager. This group meets quarterly and is responsible for:

  • providing overarching strategic direction for the collaboration;
  • making strategic decisions about the development of services and allocation of resources;
  • oversight of the key areas of focus: Repositories, Press, Innovation;
  • encouraging and assessing new ideas for collaborative work;
  • monitoring benefit and value gained through collaboration.

Current membership:

  • Stella Butler, University Librarian & Keeper of the Brotherton Collection, Leeds
  • Anne Horn, Director of Library Services & University Librarian, Sheffield
  • Masud Khokhar, Director of Library and Archives, York
  • Kate Petherbridge, White Rose Libraries Executive Manager (Chair)

In attendance:

  • Tom Grady, White Rose Libraries Admin and Press Assistant