Friends of the Library Swears in New Board Members

The Friends of the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library announces its 2013 board.

Sherryl Longhofer, President
Warren Taylor, Vice-President
Tom Muth, Secretary
Jerry Reed, Treasurer
Linda Hayse
Adrian Allen
Lesley Brancaccio
Mary Ann Breitbach
Nancy Carpenter
Mary Feighny
Nancy Garfield
Don Henrikson
Doris Kinnett
John L. Petterson
Lisa Sandmeyer
Marci Tarrant
Jim Wilson

The Friends are dedicated to supporting the library, providing quality used books, CDs and DVDs through the Chandler Booktique, book sales and online sales. In 2012, the Friends provided $135,000 in support of the library. Learn more at here.

A public relations professional, editor and writer, Lisa shares the library story in her blog posts, in the bimonthly Library News, and media interviews. A self-described social media and news nut, Lisa harnesses that passion to raise awareness and understanding of the library's vital role in this community.