Administration & Governance

Library Administration: 816.701.3505

Executive Director

R. Crosby Kemper III
Contact Crosby Kemper
816.701.3505

Deputy Director of Library Services

Joel Jones
Contact Joel Jones
816.701.3504

Deputy Director for Public Affairs & Community Engagement

Carrie Coogan
Contact Carrie Coogan
816.701.3514

Deputy Director of Administration / CFO

Debbie Siragusa
Contact Debbie Siragusa
816.701.3515

Director of Branch Operations

Cindy Hohl
Contact Cindy Hohl
816.701.3581

Director of Library Collections

Deborah Stoppello
Contact Deborah Stoppello
816.701.3770

Director of Youth & Family Engagement

Crystal Faris
Contact Crystal Faris
816.701.3513

Director of Readers' Services

Kaite Mediatore Stover
Contact Kaite Mediatore Stover
816.701.3683

Director of Library Outreach

Mary Olive Joyce
Contact Mary Olive Joyce
816.701.3580

Director of Development

Kristin Nelson
Contact Kristin Nelson
816.701.3518

Director of Human Resources

Karen Weitzel
Contact Karen Weitzel
816.701.3517

Director of Information Systems

Melissa Carle
Contact Melissa Carle
816.701.3516

Director of Programming & Marketing

Steven Woolfolk
Contact Steven Woolfolk
816.701.3698

Director of Central Library Operations

Teresa Bolton
Contact Teresa Bolton
816.701.3747

Community Reference Manager

Kim Gile
Contact Kim Gile
816.701.3568

Manager of Missouri Valley Special Collections

Jeremy Drouin
Contact Jeremy Drouin
816.701.3527

Manager of Executive Services

Heather Zoellner
Contact Heather Zoellner
816.701.3541

ADA Access Coordinator

Joel Jones
Contact Joel Jones
816.701.3504