Vicki McDonald

State Librarian & CEO, State Library of Queensland

Vicki is a key player in the transformation of the library sector in Queensland. As State Librarian and CEO of State Library of Queensland she understands the need for a strong, relevant and innovative library service.

Vicki’s extensive national and international experience includes executive roles with State Library of NSW and Queensland University of Technology.  She is currently a Governing Board member of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA).

As State Librarian, Vicki is a custodian of Queensland memory and works in partnership with public libraries and Indigenous Knowledge Centres. Her appointment as State Librarian in 2016 follows a career of advocacy that started among the bookshelves of the Dalby Wambo public library.