Sue Roberts is University Librarian and Director, Libraries and Learning Services|Te Tumu Herenga at the University of Auckland,New Zealand. Sue has extensive leadership experience in major university and public sector libraries and learning services in the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Throughout her career Sue has focused on the transformation of services to meet the changing landscape and on the engagement of stakeholders and partners to establish and achieve shared goals; this has included major change initiatives, organizational and people development, capital projects,service developments and innovation. Sue’s leadership roles have included Dean of Learning Services at Edge Hill University (UK), University Librarian at Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand), and CEO and State Librarian, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne (Australia).
Sue is a published author on the subjects of leadership, management, organizational development and change. She has undertaken a range of professional leadership roles at local, national and international levels; she is currently Chair of the Aurora Leadership Foundation.