Library Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the Fanwood Memorial Library serves as a conduit or voice for Fanwood’s citizens to the Fanwood Borough Council in our joint effort to provide superior library service to the citizens of Fanwood. The Board pursues the continuing development of the free public Library, approves the Library’s budgets, maintains and recommends expenditures from the Library accounts, governs all properties of the Library, hires the Library director, approves all full-time staff appointments and fixes compensation for the same, makes proper rules, policies and regulations for the government of the Library, reports Library developments and needs to the Borough Council, approves and develops policies and procedures for operating the Library and providing support for the Library staff, and does all things necessary for the maintenance of the free public Library services in the Borough of Fanwood, New Jersey.


    • Sheldon Ross — President Term expires 12/31/19
    • Richard Szeto — Vice President Term expires 12/31/15
    • Jenn Coppock-Huegel — Secretary Term expires 12/31/18
    • Pat Plante — Treasurer Term expires 12/31/16
    • Ann Minski Term expires 12/31/19
    • Jane Frost-Guzzo Term expires 12/31/16
    • Katherine Balch Term expires 12/31/17
    • Dr. Margaret W. Hayes Superintendent, SP-Fanwood School District Indefinite Term
    • Phillip Yap, Media Specialist, Terrill Middle School, SP-Fanwood School District Liaison Indefinite Term
    • Colleen Mahr Mayor, Fanwood Borough Indefinite Term
    • Kathy Mitchell Fanwood Council Liaison Indefinite Term

Board of Trustee 2015 Meeting Dates

Monthly meetings of the Fanwood Memorial Library Board of Trustees begin at 7:30 p.m. at the library. ALL ARE WELCOME! Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month. 3rd Monday of the month October ONLY! The Board does not meet in July or August.

January 12
February 9
March 9
April 13
May 11
Special Additional Meeting June 3
June 8
Special Additional Meeting June 29
July N/A
Special Additional Meeting July 22
August N/A
September 10
October 19
November 9
December 14

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes

Click HERE for previous years’ meeting minutes.

Board Meeting Minutes January 2015
Board Meeting Minutes February 2015
Board Meeting Minutes March 2015
 Board Meeting Minutes April 2015
Board Meeting Minutes May 2015
Minutes of Special Board Meeting June 3, 2015
Board Meeting Minutes June 2015
Minutes of Special Board Meeting June 29, 2015
Minutes of Special Board Meeting July 22, 2015
Board Meeting Minutes September 2015


Board of Trustee Bylaws