Board & Staff

Board of Trustees

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Back row (left to right): Richard Diegnan, Michael dePoortere, Mark Krook, Skip Orza.
Front row (left to right): Terry Thompson, Valerie Zanardi, Lucy Orfan,
Patrice Cummings.

President
Vice President
Secretary
Treasurer
Trustee
Richard Diegnan
Trustee
Lucy Orfan
Mayor
Kevin Sooy (Michael dePoortere)
Superintendent
Frances Wood
Trustee

Link here for Board of Trustees members’ biographies.

Trustee Committees

Finance: Mark A. Krook (Chair), Patrice Cummings, Richard Diegnan,Terry Thompson, Alexandria Arnold
Nominating: Lucy Orfan (Chair), Frances Wood, Valerie Zanardi
Personnel: Valerie Zanardi (Chair), Patrice Cummings, Terry Thompson, Alexandria Arnold
Planning: Skip Orza (Chair), Michael dePoortere, Terry Thompson, Alexandria Arnold
Policy: Lucy Orfan (Chair), Skip Orza, Terry Thompson, Alexandria Arnold

 

 

Library Staff Members

 

Alexandria ArnoldAlexandria Arnold

Executive Director

Specialty: Administration

What Alexandra likes best about her job:

I enjoy working with an experienced and knowledgeable staff to provide excellent library service! 

 


 

Rosalie Baker
Rosalie

Technical Services Manager

Specialty: Cataloging library materials

What Rosalie likes best about her job:

I really enjoy seeing all of the new titles we receive and making them available to the public.

 


 

Scott BellowsScott Bellows-web

Handyman

Specialty: Electrical Repair

What Scott likes best about his job:

I enjoy ensuring the lights stay lit!

 


 

Rocio Campbell

Information & Borrowers’ Services AssistantRocio Campbell

Specialty: Shelving the collection

What Rocio likes best about her job:

I really enjoy interacting with our patrons, young and old, and everyone in between. Helping them have an optimal library experience is my main goal everyday.

 


 

Jim Droney         Jim

Systems Analyst     

Specialty: IT Systems Management

What Jim likes best about his job:

The complexity and the never-ending challenges.

 


 

Madelyn English

Madelyn

Adult Program Manager / Public Relations Manager / Business Manager

Specialty: Programs and publicity materials

What Madelyn likes best about her job:

I like the variety of subjects we cover in our programs and the many interesting people I meet through my job at the library – whether presenters, library users, artists or musicians.

 


 

Evelyn Fischel

Public Relations & Program Assistant / Social Media Coordinator

Specialty:  Social media content creation & communication

What Evelyn likes best about her job:

I love to get the library’s foot in the door of the web-connected world!

 


 

Sarah Gillis

 

Information & Borrowers’ Services AssistantSarah Gillis

Specialty:  Reader’s Advisory

What Sarah likes best about her job:

I like talking about books and recommending books to patrons.

 


 

Pat Kennedy-Grant

Pat

Information & Borrowers’ Services Manager / Facilities Manager

Specialty:

Finding answers to questions and encouraging patrons to experience all the diverse services we have to offer.

What Pat likes best about her job:

I love solving problems and working with patrons to create the best possible library experience.

 


 

 

Janice KildeaJanice Kildea

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty: Reader’s Advisory

What Janice likes best about her job:

What I like best is reading the children’s picture books when no one is looking.. 

 


 

Tammy LeeTammy

Youth Services Manager

Specialty: Providing cradle to college resources and entertainment

What Tammy likes best about her job:

Watching patrons of all ages light up when I find just the right book, resource or program for them.

 


 

Dina MekyDina Meky

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty:  Reader’s Advisory (Historical Fiction and Non-Fiction)

What Dina likes best about her job:

Working with people and finding out the answers to their questions. Also researching new books and recommending a good read for a patron.

 


 

Susan Popper

Susan

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty: Collection Development – British Series

What Susan likes best about her job:

I like the patron interaction especially when recommending books or films…it makes my job more interesting and informative; I also appreciate learning about new technologies which help to make me less of a dinosaur.

 


 

Anne PostAnne

Assistant Youth Services Manager 

Specialty: Preparation and presentation of Story Times

What Anne likes best about her job:

I most enjoy helping our youngest patrons and their families by encouraging them to explore “what they like” at the library.

 


 

Kathy RedlingKathy Redling

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty: Music Collection

What Kathy likes best about her job:

I love to see the smiles on patrons’ faces when they return an item I recommended for them.

 


 

Laura Skerratt Shabazz

Laura Skerratt Shabazz

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty: Reader’s Advisory

What Laura likes best about her job:

Planning the Maker Space event.

 


Ryan Scott Weber

Ryan

Technical Services Assistant

Information & Borrowers’ Services Assistant

Specialty: Knowing the DVD catalog inside and out

What Ryan likes best about his job:

What I like best is working with the community.