Wayne T. Disher is a retired public library director for the City of Hemet Public Library. He serves as a lecturer for the
San Jose State University School of Information. Mr. Disher served as president of the California Library Association in 2012.
He received his master of library and information science degree at San Jose State University in 1994, and worked at San Jose
Public Library System for 22 years managing library branches and units. Disher is the author of several library science textbooks,
has been recognized as a library trainer, and professional development speaker for library staff.