Richard Ashby

Richard Ashby


2015-2017 Executive Board Member


  • Director of The Yeadon Public Library, Yeadon, PA 19151
  • Co- Founder CEO- LiteracyNation Inc.
  • Executive Board- New York Black Librarians Caucus
  • Executive Board- Black Caucus American Library Association
  • Treasurer African American Male Librarian Association
  • Program Committee BCALA
  • Award Committee BCALA
  • LiteracyNation’s Side Walk Librarian


  • President New York Black Librarians Caucus
  • Presenter 2014 Pennsylvania Library Association
  • Moderator2014 Pennsylvania Library Association
  • Panelist 2013 New York Library Association
  • Moderator2013 Harlem Book Fair

Awards: BCALA Presidential 2014 Librarian of the Year