Progressive School in Baltimore Welcomes Higher Ed Tech/Library Leader

The Park School

The Park School, a PK-12, independent day school located on 100 acres in Baltimore, announces the hiring of Christopher Case as its inaugural director of library services and instructional technology.  Mr. Case is an Information professional with 15 years of experience in an academic research library, with four years spent as the manager of the Technical Services Department, one of the largest and most diverse areas in the Sheridan Libraries.  This search came out of an extensive technology assessment and ran in parallel to an IT/IS director search at Park.  This role will oversee two co-curricular academic departments and be charged with augmenting Park’s student research program, which for Park is at the intersection of technology and information literacy.

Meet the new leader

Christopher Case

Chris worked for over 15 years in higher education in support of both library and technical services.  Most recently he coordinated strategy, policies, and operations for a team of 19 staff, tasked with acquiring, describing, and making available library research content in all formats and genres, for all Johns Hopkins University libraries.  He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in English from the College of Arts and Sciences within Boston College, and he also holds an MLS degree from the University of Maryland's College of Information Studies.


Search Dates

Oct 2020 to Apr 2021

Start Date

Jul 2021

Job Position

Director of Library Services and Instructional Technology


Baltimore, MD