Aaron Manton Appointed Communications Manager, York University Libraries

I’m delighted to announce Aaron Manton has been appointed Communications Manager, York University Libraries on October 1, following an extensive search attracting very strong candidates. Aaron Manton is a strategic communications/media relations professional and writer with experience in municipal, provincial and federal political campaigns and organizations across Canada. Prior to working in York’s Communications & Public Affairs division, writing for YFile, Aaron was a press secretary for the Government of Alberta, most recently serving in the Office of the Deputy Premier/Minister of Health. He developed a passion for making a difference and telling compelling stories as a public/government relations consultant in Toronto and through volunteering for transit and environmental advocacy organizations. Aaron is a York alumnus with a BA in Political Science and Environmental Studies.

Please join me in welcoming Aaron to the Libraries.

Joy Kirchner

Dean of Libraries

York University