The Madison Public Library Foundation, a tax-exempt, private, non profit corporation, promotes and supports Madison’s library facilities, services and programs. Established in 1993, the foundation provides annual project grants, raises funds for capital projects, and promotes awareness of the libraries and their programs.
Meet the Board of Directors
The MPL Foundation Board of Directors meets quarterly throughout the year. Directors are elected at our Annual Meeting every October. The MPL Foundation openly welcomes nominations from people with a wide array of professional backgrounds. If you would like to become a member of the MPLF Board of Directors please contact the MPL Foundation office at (608) 266-6318 or Executive Director, Jenni Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Al Friedman, President and Director
Jessica Mac Naughton, Vice President and Director
Richard Chandler, Immediate Past President and Director
Tom DeChant, Secretary and Director
Ted Crabb, Treasurer and Director
Theodore C. Widder III, Campaign Chair
Rich Arnesen, Director
Sheila Boothby Stevens, Director
Nancy Carpenter, Director
Michelle Kamin, Director
Judith Plaenert Olson, Director
Nancy Pandhi, Director
Jon Reneau, Director
Andrew Seaborg, Director
James Ruhly, Director
Robert Stroud, Director
Matt Weygandt, Director
Pam Woodman, Director
Janice Zmrazek, Director
Special Events Intern
Public Involvement and Support
Welcome to our New Executive Director
Transition and Growth at the Foundation
Capital Campaign Success Stories
Do We Still Need Libraries?
Endowments - The Gift That Keeps On Giving
Outgoing and Incoming Presidents' Messages
Foundation Activities Abound
New South Madison Branch Needs Your Help!
Update from the Board