Three new staff added to Cranston Public Library

Cranston Public Library hires new staff in 2019

(CRANSTON, RI) -  The Cranston Public Library announces several new staff joining the team in January 2019. Alyssa Taft, Dana Santagata and Kim Sevigny will start new positions in the new year.

Alyssa Taft has been hired to be the new TeenLibrarian. Ms. Taft received her MLIS from the University of Rhode Island. She was recently the librarian at Portsmouth Middle School. She also currently serves on the RI Middle School Book Award committee. Ms. Taft will start on January 21, 2019.

The Cranston Public Library has appointed Dana Santagata as the new Head of Circulation Services. Ms. Santagata has been a dedicated staff member of the Cranston Public Library for 30 years. She started her new role on January 3.

Kim Sevigny has been hired as Library Assistant II-Technical & Circulation Services. Ms. Sevigny has worked part-time for the library for the past 20 years and will transition to her full-time role on January 19.