Tim Dolan settled in Greenfield in 2013, and works as a librarian at GCC. A community college graduate, Tim went on to earn two master’s degrees in ethnomusicology and library science, and to conduct research as a Fulbright scholar in 2012 and 2013. He is a union activist, both locally and at the state level as part of the Massachusetts Teachers Association. As a librarian, educator, and public servant, Tim brings professional experience balancing the complex needs of a diverse set of constituents as well as a commitment to actively and equitably representing the many different voices of the community.
Tim bought a historic home on Hope St. in 2016, and is in the process of restoring it. In his spare time, he is co-owner of Ice Cream Alley on Main St. in Greenfield, and is a long-time member of the Ephemeral Stringband.