TCC welcomes new library director

July 3, 2018

Stephen Banister in front of treeTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (July 3, 2018) – Tallahassee Community College welcomed its new library director, Stephen Banister, yesterday. Banister comes to TCC from Minot State University in North Dakota, where he had served as library director since 2010. He has also been the library director at McKendree University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Lamar State College.

“I am excited to be with TCC, and I am looking forward to working with the library staff and with the College community,” said Banister. “The library is a critical part of the campus, and I am looking forward to building on the positive developments the library has already made over the last few years.”

Banister holds a Master of Library and Information Science degree from Louisiana State University and pursued further graduate work at Capella University.

“Stephen Banister has a wealth of leadership experience and will be a great addition to our TCC team,” said Calandra Stringer, associate vice president for academic affairs.

Banister replaces the late Deborah Robinson, who died in June of 2017.

The TCC library has 16 full-time and 4 part-time employees serving its nearly 14,000 for-credit students.

For information, contact Carmy Greenwood at (850) 201-8470 or