Board of Trustees

Joseph J. Bielamowicz, Jr.

Joseph J. Bielamowicz, Jr. is a CPA and retired Internal Audit Director for Princeton University. He and his family have resided in Pennington since 1976. Joe begins his second  five-year term on the Library Board in 2016.

Patricia Carr

Patricia Carr is a 40-year resident of Hopewell Valley.  Retired as a full professor from Mercer County Community College, she currently is a resident of Pennington Point and has been a Library volunteer for over 10 years.

Diana Deane

Diana Deane has been a Pennington resident for over a quarter century. She fell in love with books, reading and libraries as a toddler; the three have been in her blood ever since. It is a pleasure to serve a gem of our community.

Terri Epstein

Terri Epstein has lived in Pennington since 1986. She’s been on the Library Board since 2012 and has served as Recording Secretary and Chair of the Website Redesign Committee. A writer, editor and graphic designer, she loves all things print and is a true bibliophile!

Dean Jablonski

Dean Jablonski and his wife Kimberly have lived in Pennington since 2003.  They have three children, all currently attending Toll Gate Grammar School.  Dean is serving his first term on the Board.

Joe Lawver

Joe Lawver has been involved with the library since moving to Pennington in 2002.  A regular at story times with his children, he helped create the Children’s Summer Reading Program.  He is a member of Borough Council and is the Mayor’s representative on the Library Board.

Kathleen Nash

Kathleen Nash is a writer and editor who has lived in Pennington since 2005. She was  co-President of the Friends of the Library and is a circulation desk volunteer. After filling an unexpired term she is now serving her first full term on the Board.

Pam Switlik

Pam Switlik has served on the Board for many years, acting as President for quite a few. A former teacher and librarian, she has lived in Pennington since 1979 and raised her three children here. She volunteers with many community and area activities.