I am an "electricity native". Since I was born into a world of electricity, I am qualified to run a power plant and build a transformer
We should want *more* technologists in libraries, academia, etc. At least that way there's a fighting chance we'll get to decide our future.
One of the most valuable skills you can have as a librarian is knowing enough IT to know when IT people are trying to snow you.
pro-tip -- upon meeting someone and finding out what they do for a living, don't launch right into why their job is unnecessary.