Administration & Governance

Library Administration: 816.701.3400

Executive Director

R. Crosby Kemper III
crosbyk@kclibrary.org
816.701.3400

Deputy Director of Library Services

Joel Jones
joeljones@kclibrary.org
816.701.3504

Deputy Director of Public Affairs

Carrie Coogan
carriecoogan@kclibrary.org
816.701.3514

Deputy Director of Administration / CFO

Debbie Siragusa
debbiesiragusa@kclibrary.org
816.701.3515

Director of Branch Operations

Elysha Ryan
elysharyan@kclibrary.org
816.701.3581

Director of Readers' Services

Kaite Mediatore Stover
kaitestover@kclibrary.org
816.701.3683

Director of Library Collections

Deborah Stoppello
deborahstoppello@kclibrary.org
816.701.3770

Director of Youth & Family Engagement

Crystal Faris
crystalfaris@kclibrary.org
816.701.3513

Director of Library Outreach

Mary Olive Joyce
maryjoyce@kclibrary.org
816.701.3580

Director of Development

Kristin Nelson
kristinnelson@kclibrary.org
816.701.3518

Director of Human Resources

Karen Weitzel
karenweitzel@kclibrary.org
816.701.3517

Director of Information Systems

Melissa Carle
melissacarle@kclibrary.org
816.701.3516

Director of Information Technology Services

Michael Bollinger
michaelbollinger@kclibrary.org
816.701.3648

Director of Programming & Marketing

Steven Woolfolk
stevewoolfolk@kclibrary.org
816.701.3698

Manager of Central Library Operations

Teresa Bolton
teresabolton@kclibrary.org
816.701.3747

Community Reference Manager

Kim Gile
kimgile@kclibrary.org
816.701.3568

Manager of Missouri Valley Special Collections

Jeremy Drouin
jeremydrouin@kclibrary.org
816.701.3641

Manager of Executive Services

Heather Zoellner
heatherzoellner@kclibrary.org
816.701.3541