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YSS Executive Board

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Voting Members 2022 - 2023

President
Kim Hazen
Youth Services Librarian
Guernsey Memorial Library
3 Court Street
Norwich, NY 13815
(607) 334-4034
Vice President/President-Elect

Liz Anastasi
Head Youth Services Dept.
Librarian II 

Greenburgh Public Library

300 Tarrytown Road

Elmsford, NY 10523

(914) 721-8192
Past President
Jenny Burke
Director
Maxwell Memorial Library
14 W. Genesee Street
Camillus, NY 13031
(315) 672-3661
     

YSS Representative to Council

Joyce R. Laiosa

22 McCormack Road

Slingerlands, NY 12159
 



 

2nd Vice President - Membership
Mary Jo C. Smith
Children's Services Librarian
Gates Public Library
902 Elmgrove Road
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 247-6446
 
Secretary
Ashley Bressingham
Librarian II, Children's Rm. Asst. Supervisor
New Rochelle Public Library
1 Library Plaza
New Rochelle, NY 10801 
(914) 813-3716
 
     
Treasurer

Nan Brown
TeenSpace Librarian

Onondaga County Public Libraries

447 South Salina St.

Syracuse NY 13202

(315) 435-1911

 
2023 Spring Conference Director
Julia Farrar
Head of Children's Services
Crandall Public Library
251 Gen Street
Gelns Falls, NY 12801
(518) 792-6508

 

2024 Spring Conference Director

Katherine St. Laurent

Youth Services &
Outreach Consultant

22072 County Route 190
Watertown, NY 13601

(315) 782-5540 ext. 232

 

Non-Voting Members 2022 - 2023

Continuing Education Liaison
Claire Lovell
Youth Services Librarian
Manlius Library
1 Arkie Albanese Ave
Manlius, NY 13104
(315) 682-6400
Fall Conference Curation Committee Chair

Alyssa Harvey

Head of Youth Services

Town of Ballston Community Library

2 Lawmar Lane

Burnt Hills, NY, 12027

(518) 399-8174
Legislative Committee Liaison
Mary Fellows
Manager, Youth and Family Services
Upper Hudson Library System
28 Essex St
Albany, NY 12206
(518) 437-9880 x 228
     
   
Newsletter Editor

Sarah Reid

Outreach & Youth Services Coordinator

Four County Library System

304 Clubhouse Road

Vestal NY 13850

(607) 723-8236, ext. 350
Communications Committee and Web Liaison
Jaclyn Bleich
Kidspace Supervisor
Onondaga County Public Libraries
447 South Salina Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 435-1853
Intellectual Freedom Committee Liaison
Anthony Stenta
Albany Public Library
161 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12210

 

     
NYS Library Liaison
Sharon Phillips
Youth Services Coordinator
Cultural Education Center 10B41
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12230
(518) 486-4863
NYLA Awards & Recognition Committee
Malloy Marinaro
Coordinator, Marketing and Communications
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562
(914) 941-2416 x 358
NYLA Sustainability Committee
Raena Pellichet
Children's Librarian
Northern Onondaga Public Library
8686 Knowledge Lane
Cicero, NY 13039
(315) 699-2032 x 3011

 

Updated December 2022