Drew Library Faculty and Staff


Library Structure

The Library’s organizational structure consists of seven departments, led by our Dean and augmented by a variety of standing committees and task forces. The Dean’s Council serves as an advisory group.

Administrative Services Department

Chris Anderson: Acting Dean of Libraries
Deborah Strong: Administrator for Human Resources and Finance in the Library

Acquisitions & Collection Development Department

Position Vacant:  Head of Metadata Services and Collection Development
Jesse Mann: Theological Librarian
Ginny Palmieri: Acquisitions Associate
Matthew Beland: University Archivist and Acquisitions Assistant
Kathleen Juliano: Electronic Resources Manager and Serials Librarian

Cataloging and Periodicals Department

Mary Alice Cicerale: Lead Metadata Librarian, Methodist Cataloger
David Cupo: Catalog Associate

Circulation Department

Johanna Edge: Department Head; Senior Manager, Circulation
Judy Ahlers: Evening Supervisor
Marc Boisclair: Weekend Supervisor
Jenna Ingham: Weekend Supervisor

Reference and Research Services Department

Jody Caldwell: Department Head, Assistant Librarian
Jennifer Heise: Reference Librarian / Web Manager
Bruce Lancaster: Reference Associate
Rick Mikulski: Government Documents & Reference Librarian, Assistant Librarian
Jesse Mann: Theological Librarian, Instructor Librarian
Margery Ashmun: Science Librarian
Brian Tervo: Head, Interlibrary Loan
Madeline Nitti-Bontempo: Interlibrary Loan Supervisor

Special Collections Department

Chris Anderson:  Head of Special Collections, University Archives, &  Methodist Librarian
Cassie Brand: Methodist Library Associate
Masato Okinaka: Conservation Associate, Preservation Services
Matthew Beland: University Archivist
Kim Magnell:  Archives Associate


Guy Dobson: Systems Librarian
Jennifer Heise: Reference Librarian / Web Manager

Dean's Council

  • Dean, Chair
    • Administrator for Human Resources & Finance in the Library
    • Systems Librarian
    • Head of Metadata Services and Collection Development
    • Head of Circulation
    • Head of Reference, Government Documents, and Interlibrary Loan
    • Methodist Librarian or Theological Librarian, in two-year rotation
    • At-large Representative elected annually by the full staff

Current Standing Committees

Collection Management Committee
Technology Committee
Building Committee