Fayrene Muhammad

2017 – 2019 Executive Board Member

Fayrene Muhammad recently retired as Assistant Director of Rockford Public Library in Rockford, Illinois. She has a Master of Science Degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois @ Urbana Champaign.

Fayrene has worked in public, academic and special libraries in Joliet, Warrenville, Evanston and Rockford, Illinois. Her areas of expertise are research, reference, outreach, programming and managing digital collections.

Fayrene is currently a member of the American Library Association, Public Library Association, Illinois Library Association, Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Chicago Chapter of BCALA, Beta Phi Mu, Afro American Historical and Genealogical Society of Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin, Rockford African American History Council, Taus, Inc., Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., NAACP, and Kwanzaa 365.