Contact library staff with any questions, concerns or comments. You can reach us by phone, email, IM/chat, in-person or the comment form. Areas of responsibility are listed under each staff member or department. Our eNewsletter is also a good way to get the latest scoop!

General Library Inquiries

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Board of Trustees

Library Board of Trustees, meeting dates, and other related information.

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Information about this volunteer organization, book sale shelves and programs.

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Jason Stuhlmann, Acting Director

  • Library Governance and Board of Trustees
  • Policies
  • Building maintenance and daily operations
  • Security
  • Friends of the Library
  • Community and Business Outreach
  • Fundraising
  • FOIA and OMA Officer

Ahren Sievers, Technology Librarian

  • Project Next Generation Lab
  • Library network and computers
  • Technology Infrastructure

Maureen Delaney, Business Manager

  • Meeting room use and reservations
  • Donations and Giving Tree
  • Human Resources

Michael Smid, Facilities Coordinator

  • Building maintenance inquiries

Public Services

Jason Stuhlmann, Assistant Director

  • Community outreach and events
  • Volunteer opportunities 
  • Internship and Practicum Development

Gaby Salgado, Head of Circulation & Technical Services

  • Fines and billing
  • Interlibrary Loan
  • Fax services
  • Displaying material or handouts at the Library
  • Cataloging
  • Materials Processing
  • Book Plate Dedications

Adult Services

Adult Services Help Desk

  • Adult study room use and reservations
  • Adult program registration
  • Research databases
  • Test proctoring
  • Technology assistance and one-on-one sessions
  • Access to the Local History Room
  • Out-of-State Interlibrary Loan
  • Home Delivery

Mandy McGee, Head of Adult Services

  • Books, movies, music for adults

Christina Janiczek, Adult Services Librarian

  • Library Social Media accounts
  • Library Newsletter
  • Marketing ads

Kate Kuchler, Adult Services Librarian 

  • Technology assistance and one-on-one sessions
  • Coordinator for online Research/Learning resources

Emily Miller, Adult Services Librarian 

Kids & Teen Services

Kids & Teen Help Desk

  • Kids & Teens study room use and reservations
  • Kids and Teens program registration
  • Books, movies, music for kids and teens
  • Programs and services for kids and teens

Melissa Funfsinn, Head of Kids & Teens

  • Community outreach
  • Summer Reading Program
  • Donations to the Kids & Teens department
  • Volunteer opportunities for teens

Yadira Perez, Kids & Teens Librarian - School Coordinator

  • School services and visits
  • Services for kids ages 6-11
  • MidKid Book Boxes

Tasneem Daud, Kids & Teens Librarian - Program Coordinator

  • Programs for Kids & Teens
  • Services for teens ages 12-18
  • Teen Book Boxes
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Kids & Teens Associate

  • Story Times
  • Services for kids ages 0-5
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