Board and Staff

Manheim Township Public Library Foundation Board

Until further notice, these meetings will be held virtually due to Covid-19 restrictions. Thereafter, the meetings will be held in the Morgan Center at MTPL.

Our March Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 24th at 5:30 PM. The meeting will be held using Teams and can be joined by phone call or video conference. If you have questions about the meeting please reach out to us at

Participate by phone: by calling 1 717-666-7740 and entering Conference ID: 373 768 793#

Participate by video conference: use this link to join with Microsoft Teams

2021 Meeting Dates – The Manheim Township Public Library Foundation Board will meet on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 5:30 PM, except in November they will meet on Wednesday, November 17 due to Thanksgiving, and in December they will meet on Wednesday December 15 due to Christmas. These meetings will be held virtually.

Board Members

  • Laura Lyon Slaymaker, President
  • Susan Dyson, Vice President
  • Stephen Murray, Treasurer
  • Rebecca Doster, Secretary
  • Jennie Barbieri
  • Diana Reeves
  • James Adams
  • Lois Morgan – Ex Officio

Carol Gifford – Board of Commissioners Library Liaison

Click here to view Library Board Minutes

Library Staff

  • Joyce Sands, MLS – Executive Director
  • Janet Bailey, MED – Operations Manager 
  • Karin Rezendes, MLS – Youth Services Manager
  • Karyn Beltle, MLS – Adult Services Manager
  • Katie Keane – Collection Development & Technical Services Manager
  • Alli Walker – Technology/Circulation Manager
  • Rennae Newman – Grant Writer/Fundraiser
  • Kate McGourty – Passport Program Manager