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MLS Executive Board: Home

Welcome to the MLS Executive Board's Resource Guide. You'll find board and officer contacts, meeting minutes, links to important documents, and information on our upcoming meetings.

Meeting Calendar

  • Jan. 11 - Virtual
  • Feb. 8 - Virtual
  • Mar. 8 - Virtual 
  • Apr. 12 - Virtual
  • May 10 - Virtual
  • Jun. 14 - Virtual
  • Jul. 12- Virtual
  • Aug. 9 - Virtual
  • Sep. 13 - Virtual
  • Oct. 18- Virtual
  • Nov. 2 - Annual Meeting (virtual)
  • Nov. 18 -Virtual
  • Dec. 13 - Virtual

Executive Board Members - 2020 Roster

Name Role Library Email Phone
Friree-Ford, Stephanie President McLean Hospital, Belmont click here 508-259-3135
Rodio, Joe Vice President South Hadley Public Library click here 413-538-5045
Loof, Melinda Webster Treasurer Bowman School, Lexington click here 617-429-3653
Thomas Raffensperger Clerk Westfield State University Click here 503-309-3587
Berube, Matthew Past President Jones Library, Amherst Click here 413-801-8802


Name Library Email Phone
Bognolo, Anna Eaglebrook School, Deerfield click here 413-774-7411
Houston, Hope Bentley University click here 781-891-2450
Levine, Emily Watertown Free Public Library Click here 410-818-4255
McGovern, Elizabeth Westwood Public Library click here 508-479-2922
Plimpton, Becky Joshua Hyde Public Library, Sturbridge click here 508-347-2512
Rivard, Tim Massachusetts Bay Community College click here 774-275-0616
Williams, Ellen Springfield City Library click here 413-262-7885
Westover, Jill Worcester Polytechnic Institute click here 508-320-5041


Ex-Officio Representatives
Name Library Email Phone
Halpin, Catherine Library for the Commonwealth, Boston Public Library click here 617-859-2385
Lonergan, James Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners click here 617-725-1860
Poulin, Eric Simmons University click here 413-533-2400
Sogigian, Sarah Massachusetts Library System click here 508-357-2121 x311
MA Board of Library Commissioners Liaisons
Name Library Email
Karen Traub Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners click here
Conrad, Deborah Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners click here