NYLA Council 2023-2024

NYLA is governed by a Council with 22 members elected by NYLA members. 

Council Meeting Dates
NYLA Council Meeting Minutes & Recordings
   
 President
2023-2024

Lisa Kropp
Lindenhurst Memorial Library
 
 President-Elect
2023-2024

Tim Spindler
Long Island Library Resources 
Council
 
 Immediate Past President
2023-2024

Arlene LaVerde
Townsend Harris High School, 
NYCDOE
         
         
 Treasurer
2023 - 2025

Frank McKenna
Seaford Public Library
 
 Treasurer-Elect
2023 - 2025

Matthew Bollerman
Hauppauge Public Library
 
 ALA Chapter Councilor
2022-2025

Keturah Cappadonia
Southern Tier Library System
         
         
 ASLS Representative
2023-2026

Ryan Perry
Central NY Library Resources 
Council
 
 FLS Representative
2023-2026

Jerrie Grantham
Queens Library
 
 LAMS Representative
2023-2026

Sarah O'Shea
SUNY Oswego
         
         
 LTAS Representative
2023-2024

Jean Currie
Edith B. Ford Memorial Library
 
 PLS Representative
2023-2024

Joseph Burke
Altamont Public Library
 
 IDEAS Representative
2023-2024

Kristin Charles-Scaringi
Beacon Library
         
       
 SMART Representative
2023-2024

Michael Bartolomeo
South Huntington Public Library
 
 SSL Representative 
2023-2024 
 
Lisa Perkowski
 Wayne Central School District
 
 YSS Representative 
2023-2024 
 
Joyce Laiosa 
 Retired Youth Services Librarian
         
         
 Councilor-at-Large 
(Public)
2021-2024
 
Rebecca Budinger-Mulhearn
 Avon Free Library
 
 Councilor-at-Large
(Academic)
2021-2024
 
Laura Schiefer
Rochester Regional Library Council
 
 Councilor-at-Large 
(School)
2022-2025
 
Ginger Tebo
 St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES SLS
         
         
Councilor-at-Large 
(Academic)
2022-2025

 
Caitlin Kenney
 Western New York Library
Resources Council (WNYLRC)
 
 Councilor-at-Large
(School)
2023-2026
 
Kerrie Burch
WSWHE BOCES
 
 Councilor-at-Large
(Public)
2023-2026
 
Rakisha Kearns-White
 Brooklyn Public Library