David Carson, Director of Communications and Strategic Initiatives for Vancouver Island Regional Library, is an Ottawa-born communications professional who began working in libraries in January 2014 after working in corporate communications for various BC municipalities. Since arriving at the library, David has carried on with the organization’s commitment to excellence, and has been part of numerous successful and high profile communications campaigns. Although not cut from the library cloth, he has developed a deep passion for library services and helping his library thrive in today’s dynamic environment.