then, Ms. Marcus-Bey has worked in public and special
libraries for 15 years. During her career, she has been
employed by Ernst & Young Center for Business Knowledge,
Detroit Public Library, Euclid Public Library, and Cleveland
Public Library. In addition to her duties as the
Executive Director of the East Cleveland Public Library, she
currently serves as the Board President of the Northeast Ohio
Regional Library System, a consortium serving twenty-two
libraries in Northeast Ohio; she also sits on the Kent State
University’s School of Library and Information Council.
Marcus-Bey, Executive Director
Ms. Sheba Marcus-Bey is a lifelong resident of
Northeast Ohio. She grew up in the Glenville and Hough
neighborhoods and her interest in libraries began when
she was hired to work as a page at the Hough Branch of
the Cleveland Public Library.
Ms. Marcus-Bey received her Master’s in Library and
Information Science from Kent State University and she also
received a Master’s in Public Administration from Cleveland
State University. Marcus-Bey enjoys gardening and collecting
history books. As a lifelong learner, she is committed to
libraries and the infinite possibilities they hold.