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Chance Hunt (MLIS, UW 1992) is the Assistant Director for Community Partnerships and Government Relations at The Seattle Public Library. Over his 25 year career in public libraries he has served as a children's librarian, youth services manager and public services administrator in the King County region. At both the local and state levels Chance has focused on innovative programs and services that activate the public space and enhance access to library service. His work on "What If All Kids Read the Same Book?" brought him recognition as a Library Journal "Mover and Shaker" in 2004. An avid supporter of community collaboration, he is currently serving on the Board of Governors for CityClub Seattle and on United Way King County's Economic Impact Council.