Staff & Board of Managers


Jane Fisher,  Director:  (203)284-6411

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

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

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

Leah Farrell,  Adult Programming & Community Services Librarian:  (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

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

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

Allison Murphy,  Children’s Librarian:  (203)284-6436

Jennifer Nash,  Head of Teen Services:  (203)284-6423

Carolann Slayton,  Business Manager:  (203)284-6426

Kayleigh Sprague,  Senior Creative Technologies Librarian:  (203)284-6419

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

Deborah Ward,  Volunteer & Membership Coordinator/Reference Associate:  (203)284-6458


Board of Managers

The Library Board of Managers meets monthly from September-June. 2020 meetings will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Mondays as follows:

  • January 27
  • February 24
  • March 23
  • April 27
  • May 26 (fourth Tuesday)
  • June 22
  • September 28
  • October 26 (annual meeting | 7:00 p.m. start)
  • November 23
  • December 21 (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
Recording of the May 2020 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
Beth Brooks, Treasurer
Art Elliott, Secretary
Maria Guadalupe Avila
Deron Chang
Peggy Drew
Jaime Hine
Jared Liu
Frederick Monahan
Bill Pursell
Julie Robison
Willi Stahura
Suzanne Wright
Anushi Shah, Board Fellow