Staff & Board of Managers


Jane E. Fisher,  Director:  (203)284-6411

Julie Rio,  Assistant Director:  (203)284-6422

Jesse Bernier,  Volunteer Coordinator & Reference Assistant:  (203)284-6458

Barbara Cangiano,  Head of Circulation:  (203)284-6415

Chris Ciemniewski,  Publicity & Public Services Librarian:  (203)284-6421

Katie Dygon,  Creative Technologies Associate:  (203)284-6419

Leah Farrell,  Head of Adult Programming & Community Service:  (203)284-6425

Janet Flewelling,  Head of Emerging & Creative Technologies:  (203)284-6424

Kristina Garner,  Children’s Librarian:  (203)284-6436

Liz Gatter,  Head of Cataloging & Collection Management:  (203)284-6427

Cindy Haiken,  Readers’ Advisory Librarian:  (203)284-6410

Kari Hamad,  Head of Children’s Services:  (203)284-6436

Rich Heidgerd,  Head of Facilities:  (203)284-6432

Alyssa Johnson,  Children’s Librarian:  (203)284-6436

Josh Leblanc,  Children’s Librarian:  (203)284-6436

Kayleigh Sprague,  Head of Teen Services:  (203)284-6423

Max Spurr,  Creative Technologies Librarian:  (203)284-6454

Deborah Ward,  Business Manager:  (203)284-6426


Board of Managers

The Library Board of Managers meets monthly from September-June. 2021 meetings will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Mondays as follows:

  • January 25
  • February 22
  • March 4 (Thursday | 6:30 p.m. start)
  • March 22
  • April 26
  • May 24
  • June 28
  • September 27
  • October 25 (annual meeting | 7:00 p.m. start)
  • November 22
  • December 20 (third Monday)

The schedule is subject to change. Please call to verify.

Board meetings are open to the public.
Minutes of the recent Board meeting
Previous Board meeting minutes are available for review at the Library.

Carol Mikulski, President
Cliff Overstrum, 1st Vice President
Leah Russell, 2nd Vice President
Kristi Doerr, Treasurer
Art Elliott, Secretary
Maria Guadalupe Avila
Beth Brooks
Deron Chang
Jaime Hine
Jared Liu
Frederick Monahan
Bill Pursell
Umera Raza
Willi Stahura
Suzanne Wright, Chair, Policy and Personnel Committee
Caio Rolim, Board Fellow