Pat Wagner has been a library trainer and consultant since 1978. She focuses on the skills that support library success, from personnel and management to politics, strategic planning, and leadership. She works with libraries of all types and sizes as well as being a frequent speaker at state and national library conferences. Pat is known for her practical and good-humored programs. She lived in Wisconsin for seven years and still visits every year for work and pleasure. Pat currently lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband and two pushy cats.