2018 Leadership San Jose: Tomika Price

Tomika Price

Name: Tomika Price

Company: Bascom and Joyce Ellington Libraries

Tomika is the Branch Manager of the Bascom and Joyce Ellington Libraries in the San Jose Public Library system. 

Tomika received her Bachelor's of Business Administration in International Business from Howard University in Washington, DC. Upon graduating, she work a couple years in a large New England Insurance Company before moving back home to Michigan.

While working at the Flint Public Library in Flint, Michigan, Tomika earned her Master's in Library and Information Science from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Upon graduating she relocated for work with the Houston Public Library in Houston, Texas. After 10 years in Houston, she accepted a manager position with San Jose Public Library and relocated to San Jose in the summer of 2015. 

A desire to understand how to best serve San Jose's community attracted Tomika to Leadership San Jose. With an interest to impact residents' quality of life through library services and resource education she hopes this opportunity will assist in being a resourceful asset to her library communities.  

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