Ken Haycock & Associated Inc. is composed of a team of skilled and professional people. At Ken Haycock & Associates Inc. we have the following individuals to help you maneuver through our business:
Ken Haycock has been senior partner of Ken Haycock & Associates Inc. since its incorporation in 1991. Prior to that he was an independent consultant and senior administrator. Dr. Haycock is currently Research Professor of Management and Organization at the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, where he coordinates graduate programs in Library and Information Management. Dr. Haycock is also adjunct professor at Australia’s Queensland University of Technology, professor emeritus and former director at San Jose School of Library and Information Science, the largest in the world, and at the University of British Columbia School of Library, Archival and Information Studies. He was also the Follett Chair in Library and Information Science, then one of only four endowed chairs in LIS in the U.S., at Dominican University. Prior to moving to higher education, Ken Haycock was a member of the senior management team at the Vancouver (British Columbia) School Board, a $700m not-for-profit, responsible for program development and implementation, resources and technologies, and staff development and training for 7,000 employees in 115 locations.
Dr. Haycock has worked in a wide variety of environments: CEO of a large regional public library system, external review panels for major academic libraries and museums, coordinator of school and corporate libraries, public library trustee, elected school board trustee and chair as well as an elected municipal councilor. He has also been president of many national and international associations. A prolific writer and engaging speaker, Ken Haycock appears on several programs each year.
Dr. Haycock has held several research grants and contracts and is the recipient of many significant professional honors and awards for research, teaching and service, including the American Library Association Herbert and Virginia White Award for promoting the profession of librarianship, the Canadian Library Association Outstanding Service to Librarianship Award, the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal for contributions to society and, from the Association for Library and Information Science Education, awards for distinguished contributions to graduate professional education.
Ken Haycock received a B.A. (Political Science) and post-baccalaureate Diploma (Education) from the University of Western Ontario, a M.Ed. (Curriculum) from the University of Ottawa, an A.M.L.S. from the University of Michigan, an M.B.A. (Human Resources Management) from Royal Roads University and an Ed.D. (Leadership and Administration) from Brigham Young University.
In his consulting business, he has worked with several dozen for profit and not-for-profit organizations on effective governance, program reviews, executive search, strategic and organizational reviews, human resources issues and staff development. Clients include large urban public libraries, university libraries, law firms, school districts and colleges.
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Director of Client Services
Director For Corporate Services
Geoff Watt is director of corporate services for Ken Haycock & Associates, coordinating infrastructure support. Geoff has a varied career as an educator and administrator, working in IT sales and support and the energy sector. For the past three years, Geoff has managed database control, information dissemination and troubleshooting at Ken Haycock & Associates Inc.