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About the Board

How are Board members appointed?

The Library is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Mayor, and in accordance with New Jersey State Library Law. Information on what is involved in being a library trustee in the State of New Jersey can be found here.

When are Board Meetings?

The public is welcome to attend Board meetings and may comment or ask questions during the public portion of the meeting. Board Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of the Month at 6:30 PM in the Library Meeting Room. View the Board Meeting Dates

Can I read the ByLaws?

Please visit the Bylaws page.



Jim Whyte 2
James Whyte
5 year term ending 12/31/18

Ann Goldman
Ann Goldman
Vice President
5 year term ending 12/31/2019

Sara Hansen

Sara Siegler
5 year term ending 12/31/2021

Steve Hecht 2

Stephen Hecht
5 year term endng 12/31/2019

Pasquale Menna, Esq.,
Mayor, Borough of Red Bank
Ann Ciabattoni
Ann Ciabattoni
Mayor's Alternate
Term ending 12/31/17

Kathy Horgan
Council Liaison
1 year term ending 12/31/17
Jared Rumage
Dr. Jared Rumage
Superintendent of Schools

J Pierson 2
James Pierson
Superintendent Alternate
Term ending 12/31/2017

Stephanie Albanese
5 year term ending 12/31/2020
Sue Viscomi photo Nov 2017Sue Viscomi
Term ending 12/31/2022
Grace Saphire, MemberGrace Saphire
Term ending 12/31/2020

Finance Sara Siegler*, Stephen Hecht, Ann Ciabattoni, Jim Whyte
Buildings & Grounds Ann Goldman*, Jared Rumage, Grace Saphire, Jim Whyte
Personnel Stephen Hecht*, Grace Saphire, , Jim Whyte
* Denotes Chairperson - President serves ex officio on all committees
Meeting Dates & Times
As of May 2014, the Library Board meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30pm in the Meeting Room.
Red Bank Public Library
84 West Front Street
Red Bank, NJ 07701
 Revised March 2017


Ann Ciabattoni is the liaison from the Board of Trustees to the Foundation.
Beth Hanratty is the liaison from the Friends to the Foundation.
Elizabeth McDermott is the Library Director.


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