Library Board

The Library Board of Trustees
The Board meets on the 4th Monday of the month at 7:00 PM monthly at the Library in the Board Room on the 2nd floor. Regular meetings are open to the public.

Anyone interested in joining the board in the future should send a letter of intent and resume to Larry Chrzan at The ideal candidate would have non-profit board experience, background in or knowledge of fundraising and a passion for our community. Board members must reside in either Media Borough or Upper Providence Township and/or own property in one of those municipalities and/or be a principal in a business located in either municipality. Please review the Trustee Job Description for details.

Media-Upper Providence Free Library Board Members

  • Larry Chrzan, President
  • Lin Axemathy Floyd, Vice President
  • Kelly Schaffer, Secretary
  • Marie Sciocchetti, Treasurer
  • Michael Pahides
  • Betsy Race
  • Preeti Gupta
  • Sharon Vandegrift
  • Karen Ashbach

Advisory Council (Appointed by Trustees)

  • Jeanne Benzel
  • Japbir Gill
  • Hillary Fletcher

Current Bylaws
MUPFL Bylaws, Revised 2015-06-01

Proposed Bylaws Revision
Per ARTICLE X – REVISION OF BY-LAWS of the current bylaws, the bylaws should be reviewed every 5 years and revised as needed. The Bylaws committee offers these revised bylaws, to be voted on at the regular board meeting on Monday March 26, 2018.

MUPFL Bylaws Proposed Revision (Draft) Posted 2018-03-12


Meeting Minutes

2018-Feb-Minutes   2018-Jan-Minutes

2017-Nov-Minutes    2017-Oct-Minutes     2017-Sept-Minutes    2017-Aug-Minutes 2017-July-Minutes    2017-June-Minutes   2017-May-Minutes   2017-Apr-Minutes    2017-Mar-Minutes    2017-Feb-Minutes     2017-Jan-Minutes

2016-Nov-Minutes   2016-Oct-Minutes     2016-Sep-Minutes    2016-Aug-Minutes
2016-July-Minutes   2016-June-Minutes  2016-May-Minutes

2017 Strategic Plan 

Strategic Plan 2017 – Final (PDF)

2016 Library Board at Strategic Planning Retreat

Board members at Library strategic plan kickoff 2016