Library Board


NameRoleTerm Expires
Lanna WatermanPresident2022
Larry SorokesVice President2023
Ann TenglundSecretary2025
Patty ShumwayTreasurer2022
Linda EdstromTrustee2022
Jennifer MaharTrustee2026
Reed McElfreshTrustee2026


Administrative *

Larry Sorokes(Chair)
Jennifer Mahar
Reed McElfresh

Finance *

Patty Shumway
Reed McElfresh
Ann Tenglund

Buildings and Grounds Committee *

Linda Edstrom (Chair)
Larry Sorokes
Jennifer Mahar
*Lanna Waterman, Board President is an ex officio member of all board committees


The Olean Public Library Board meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM in the library conference room. All meetings are open to the public.

Bylaws of the Olean Public Library Board rev. 11-10-21

Strategic Plan

–Adopted Jan. 17, 2018.