Staff Contacts:

Charles Diede - Executive Director

(315) 446-3578

Erin Cassidy - Assistant Director for Technology

(315) 446-3578

Luke Connor - Assistant Director for Patron Services

(315) 446-3578

Board of Trustees:

Board Members

Melinda Dermody - President
Max Ruckdeschel - Vice President
Tia Wright - Treasurer
Barbara MacDonald - Secretary

Douglas Arena    Cathryn McVearry   
Katie Centolella    Lisa Moore   
Ping Cong    Meriel Stokoe   
Jill Enright    James Trevvett   
Silvia Macor    Robin Young   

Bylaws & Documents

CLD&J Bylaws
Public Comment Policy
Document Portal for CLD&J Board Meetings

Schedule of Meetings

Meetings are held at 5:30 pm.


January 20
February 17
March 24
April 21
May 19
June 16
July 21
August 18
September 15
October 20
November 17
December 15



The Community Library of DeWitt & Jamesville has several open positions currently.

Assistant Director for Patron Services (Full-time)
Click here for the job description.
Starting salary: $53,500. To apply: send your cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Applications are being accepted until the position is filled.

Technology and Customer Service Assistant (Part-time) - Updated 5/2/22
Click here for the job description and instructions on how to apply.

Friends of the Library:

Friends Board Members

President - Kay Keough
Treasurer - Linda Cook
Special Events - Sharon Royce
Corresponding Secretary - Barbara Stratton

Sharon Alestalo    Roxanne Kopecky   
Brigitte Herzog    Christine Lotto   
Fethi Keles    Cheryl Maxian   

Schedule of Meetings

The Friends of the Library meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the Month in the Community Meeting Room at 5:30 unless otherwise indicated.

Giving Opportunities

Honor a friend or commemorate a special occasion with a tribute card.

Your past contributions have been invaluable in helping the Friends support the Community Library of DeWitt & JamesVille. We hope you will continue to support our efforts to raise the visibility of our Library and to help ensure it gets the resources it needs to serve our community.

Bylaws & Documents

Join The Friends!
DCL Friends Bylaws

Event Guide & Newsletter:

Event Guide

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Annual Reports: