Consultant, Teacher, and Director in Farmington, Michigan
Riti Grover is a leader, facilitator and library director with decades of experience in her chosen field. She has been in the business of leading, transforming, managing, and growing libraries in communities for years. Her commitment to serve, passion for innovation and collaboration with the unique leadership skills help transform libraries to ‘the destinations’ of the communities. Her commitment and passion for the development of education and knowledge are undeniable.
Riti specializes in establishing libraries, assessing library services and upgrading them with the latest innovation to ensure they meet today’s demand for community, library facilities and promotion of knowledge. She is skilled in various capacities, including managing overall financial, personnel, administrative, strategic, capital, collaborative and operational tasks. Within only 12 months, she wrapped up the pre-construction phase of the $27M renovation project, a feat that will remain part of her lasting legacy and impact on the library community.
Riti Grover graduated from Wayne State University with Masters in Library and Information Sciences, Detroit, MI. Since 2015, she has held several positions, including Chair, Advocacy Committee, Bergen County Cooperative Library System, NJ, Executive Board member, Bergen County Cooperative Library System, NJ, Chair, Government Relations and Public Policy Committee, BCCLS, NJ. She is also a proud member of various professional bodies and organizations where she has added so much value because of her creativity.
Her professional affiliations include member, Construction Bond Taskforce, New Jersey Library Association, NJ, Personnel Administration Committee, New Jersey Library Association, NJ, Member, American Library Association, Member, Public Library Association, Member, Legislative & Advocacy Committee, Michigan Library Association ∙ Treasurer, Metro Net Consortium, MI, Member, The Library Network and DSLRT consortia, Multicultural Multiracial Council, MI, Member, The Rotary, WV, to mention a few.
Riti Grover continues to expand her scope of services, creating a positive impact in society via coaching and consultant agency,Leadership and Innovation Academy.