Board of Trustees

The governing body of the library is its board of directors. Library by-laws permit no more than 18 members and no fewer than 10. The library is a nonprofit corporation and has no formal legal ties to any municipality.  However, the governing bodies of the following communities/organizations may appoint one representative to the Library Board:

  • Greensburg
  • Hempfield Township
  • South Greensburg
  • Southwest Greensburg
  • Youngwood
  • Hempfield Area School District


Jeanne S. Smith, Ed.D. – Representing the Hempfield Area School District

Vice President
Judy Mizikar

Mallory Reese, Ph.D.

Robin Ryan


Members at Large

Barbara Bee – Representing Southwest Greensburg Borough

Joanne Caffrey – Representing South Greensburg Borough

Shirley Peffer – Representing Youngwood

Janelle Stayt – Representing Greensburg

Julie Ankrum, Ph.D.

George Church

Diane Hartland

Mary Lou Hugus

Andrea Moffatt

James P. Silvis

David Vale