About Us
MCLS Board of Trustees & System Administration

The Monroe County Library System (MCLS) is governed by an 11-member Board of Trustees, appointed by the Monroe County Legislature. The Board sets MCLS policy, provides advice and direction to MCLS administration, and supports library advocacy efforts and collaboration amongst member libraries. Meetings are held at the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County, 115 South Avenue, unless otherwise noted. The Library is accessible to people with disabilities. To request specific accommodations, call 428-8304 at least 10 days prior to the meeting.


2018 Trustees

Mary Joyce D’Aurizio, President
William F. Yust, Vice President
Gary A. Brandt
Christopher H. Corcoran
Laurence B. Guttmacher, MD
Peter W. Knapp, Ed. D
John E. Lovenheim, RPL Liaison to MCLS
Marjorie Shelley
Suzanne T. Stockman
Martina Thompson
George Wolf, MCLS Liaison to RPL

MCLS Bylaws [PDF]


MCLS Board Meeting Dates – 2019

Meeting Schedule and Trustee List [PDF]


Board Meeting Documents
2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016

Additional meeting documents for prior years can be requested through Monroe County or by calling 428-8046.


Past Board Meeting Schedules
2018 | 2017 | 2016


Monroe County Library System Administration

Patricia Uttaro, Director | 585-428-8045
Sally Snow, Assistant Director | 585-428-8051
Brie Harrison, Finance Director | 585-428-8056
Tonia Burton, Children’s Services | 585-428-8151
Brenda LaCrosse, Technology Services | 585-428-8034
Cynthia Dana, Collections and Technical Services | 585-428-8399
Melanie Lewis, Outreach Services | 585-428-8312
Christine Ridarsky, Historical Services | 585-428-8095
Betsy Gilbert, MCLS Town Library Liaison | 585-223-9091, ext. 114

Mailing address:
115 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604