A show of support for Richland Library

A show of support for Richland Library

The article below was recently released by Richland Library’s Media Relations office, recognizing attorney Reece Williams and his wife, Nancy, for their support of the organization.

Pictured L to R: fellow library supporters Rick and Nancy Layman, Executive Director Melanie Huggins, Board of Trustees Chair Lee Rambo, Attorney Reece Williams and Nancy Williams.



Reece and Nancy Williams, dedicated Richland Library supporters and Columbia residents, awarded Richland Library Executive Director, Melanie Huggins for her dynamic leadership. Accompanied by friends and Richland Library Friends and Foundation supporters, Rick and Nancy Layman, the Williams family presented Melanie with a trophy as a physical token of appreciation and recognition for her hard work, leadership and dedication to ensuring libraries in Richland County are a welcoming place for residents to learn, create, and share freely.

Huggins has been with Richland Library since 2009, overseeing a $59 million bond referendum to enhance 11 existing library facilities as well as the addition of two new library locations. Under her leadership, the library’s vision has been to enhance the quality of life for the entire community.

For more information, contact: Kimberlei Davis, Media Relations Strategist, 803.351.516 kdavis@richlandlibrary.com

About the Richland Library

Awarded the National Medal in 2017 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a variety of literary and cultural programs and 13 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library provides a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.