Officers/Advisory Board

OFFICERS 2017-18


Amber Creger
Youth Department Director
Schaumburg Public Library
130 South Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL  60193
Library Phone #: 847-923-3427
Email address: 


Jason M. Driver
Early Literacy Specialist
Chicago Public Library
System Wide Children’s Services
400 State St., Chicago, IL 60605
Library Phone #: 847-747-4024
Email address:
Alice Kuhn
Assistant Manager of Youth and Young Adult Services (YS/YA)
Hinsdale Public Library
20 East Maple St., Hinsdale IL 60521
Library Phone #: 630-986-1976
Email Address: 


Janice Bojda
Youth Services Manager
Evanston Public Library
1703 Orrington Ave., Evanston, IL 60201
Library Phone #:847-448-8612


Mary Smith
Head of Youth Services
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 South Emerson, Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Library Phone #: 847-590-3310
Email address:


Tabatha Anderson
Coordinator of Grade School Services Librarian
Gail Borden Public Library
270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin, IL  60120
Library Phone #: 847-289-5834
Email address:
Angela Bennett
Youth Services Manager
Ida Public Library
320 North State St., Belvidere, IL 61008
Library Phone #: 815-544-3838
Email address:
Patty Daniel
Children’s Services Librarian
Naperville Public Library
200 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL  60540
Library Phone #: 630-961-4100 x6113
Email address:
Marissa Elera
Youth Services Librarian
Berwyn Public Library
2701 Harlem Ave., Berwyn, IL 60402
Library Phone #: 708-795-8000 x6305
Email address:
Krista Katzen
Head of Young Adult Services
Oswego Public Library District
32 W. Jefferson St., Oswego, IL  60543
Library Phone#:  630-978-1037
Email address:
Michelle Kilty
Senior Manager of Children’s Services
Aurora Public Library
101 South River Rd., Aurora, IL 60506
Library Phone#: 630-264-4128
Email address:
Claudia Krauspe
Youth Services Department Head
Helen Plum Memorial Library
110 W. Maple St., Lombard, IL  60148
Library Phone #:  630-627-0316
Email Address:
Amy Malysa
Youth Services Manager
Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library District
11960 Pulaski Rd., Alsip, IL 60803
Library Phone#: 708-371-5666
Email address:
Dana Russell
Head of Youth Services
New Lenox Public Library
120 Veterans Parkway, New Lenox, IL 60451
Library Phone #: 815-485-2605
Email address:
Will Savage
Director of Youth Services
Lisle Library District 
777 Front St., Lisle IL 60532
Library Phone #: 630-971-1675
Email address:
Ann Marie Scandura
Youth/Information Services
Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library District
19901 Stony Island Ave., Lynwood, IL 60411
Library Phone #: 708-758-0090
Email Address:
Shelly Sutherland
Youth Services Manager
Skokie Public Library
5215 Oakton St., Skokie, IL  60077
Library Phone #: 847-324-3151
Email address:
Dawn Zauner
Youth Services Manage
Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District
109 South State St., Hampshire, IL 60140
Library Phone #: 847-683-4490
Email address:
Members at Large
Susan Farnum
Youth Services Manager
Forest Park Public Library
7555 Jackson Boulevard, Forest Park, IL 60130
Library Phone #: 708-366-7171
Email address:
Marianne Ryczek
Head of Youth Services
Northlake Public Library District
231 N. Wolf Rd., Northlake, IL  60164
Library Phone: 708-562-2301
Email Address: