Jennie Rose Halperin is the Executive Director of Library Futures. She is focused on growing the organization and its reach and fostering a culture of open, inclusive leadership to support equitable library policy, technology, community, and advocacy. She has a background in open knowledge and publishing and has worked with a variety of organizations including Harvard Law School Library, Creative Commons, O'Reilly Media, Internews, PubPub, and Mozilla. A committed civic activist and volunteer, she was chosen for Boston Mayor Marty Walsh's SPARK Cohort for Millennial Leaders in 2018, and her work on the commons was awarded a Public Space Invitational Grant in 2019. She can be reached at