Notice 8/23/21: Per Cook County Department of Public Health, masks are required for everyone indoors, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated. 
Disposable masks are available at service desks.  If you cannot wear a mask or are not ready to visit at this time,
please use Curbside Pickup, Home Delivery, our Digital Collections, or contact us to see how we can assist you.  Thank you.


Chris Pesko - President

Photo of Chris, Board Trustee.Chris has been a resident of Elmwood Park for 25 years. He is married to Village Clerk Gina Pesko and has two children, daughter Sydney (23) and son Tyler (20), who attended Elmwood Park District 401 schools.  He works for Aon as a Senior Director of Retirement Technology Solutions where he's had a variety of positions across a 22-year career.  Prior to that Chris worked for United Airlines in the Revenue management division for 10 years.   

Chris has been serving on the library board off and on for a total of six years.  Throughout his time in Elmwood Park, Chris has coached many Elmwood Park sports teams and was a co-founder of the Elmwood Park Rush Youth Football Organization. 


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Marisa Santangelo - Secretary

Photo of Marisa, Board Trustee.Marisa has been on the Library Board for over 15 years, and enjoys reading and coming to Library programs.






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