Executive Director, Richland Library


Richland Library

Career History

Executive Director, Saint Paul Public Library; Youth and Outreach Services Director, Children's Librarian - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library


Master of Library Science, University of South Carolina

B.F.A. Winthrop University

Community Involvement

Immediate past chair and trustee, Urban Libraries Council; Boards - City Center Partnership and the Public Library Association; Past president, Association of Public Library Administrators - SC

Melanie Huggins in the news

2018 Stephen G. Morrison Visionary Award

December 3, 2018

One Columbia for Arts and History is proud to announce Melanie Huggins, the executive director of Richland Library, as the recipient of the 2018 Stephen G. Morrison Visionary Award.

Source: MidlandsBiz

Envision Columbia Women’s Summit a Huge Success

August 10, 2017

More than 200 women were in attendance for the Envision Columbia Women’s Summit hosted by Councilwoman Tameika Isaac Devine at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

Source: Columbia Regional Business Report