Eva Poole joined Virginia Beach Public Library in August, 2013. Prior to coming to Virginia Beach, she was chief of staff at the District of Columbia Public Library and library director in Denton, Texas from 1993 to 2012.
Eva is past president of the Public Library Association, a 9,000-member national organization that promotes the advancement of public libraries. She holds a master’s degree in library science from Texas Woman’s University.
Eva succeeds Marcy Sims, who retired Sept. 1 after 42 years with the City of Virginia Beach.
Library Executive Team
The Library Executive Team provides leadership and coordination for the department.