Fayetteville Public Library Executive Director and University of Arkansas graduate David Johnson has been a Fayetteville community member for over 20 years. His wife Holly is the Director of Development, Grants and Community Relations for the Fayetteville Public School district, daughter Cecelia is a sophomore at Fayetteville High School, and his son Russ is an 8th grader at Woodland Junior High. Johnson, who received his Masters of Library Science degree from the University of Tennessee, returned to the Fayetteville Public Library after fifteen years with Tyson Foods where he held various leadership positions in Information Systems, Sales and Marketing, and Research and Development. Along with the wonderful staff at the library, Johnson shares the passion and enthusiasm for serving his community, and looks forward to continuing to provide the nationally recognized library service that Fayetteville expects, and deserves!
Professional Memberships and Offices Held:
Governor’s Arkansas Broadband Advisory Council
Arkansas State Library Development District I
University of Arkansas Jean Tyson Child Development Study Center Advisory Board
Fayetteville Adult and Community Education Advisory Board
Arkansas Workforce Alliance for Growth in the Economy