Member Directory

Charles Jones
Charles M. Jones
President - Appointed by: Commissioner Mark Scott, Term Expires: 12/19

Charles Jones is a Project Manager for Great Valley Consultants, located in Spring Township. He retired from the City of Reading where he served as Public Works Director until 2014. Public Works was responsible for the maintenance of the Reading Public Library System. In March, he completed a term as Interim Public Works Director in State College Borough. There, Public Works provided services to the Schlow Centre Region Library. Being a Penn State grad and avid fan, that time in State College was like "public works in heaven!" Charlie was just elected as Region II Director of the American Public Works Association. Region II includes Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York. He enjoys spending time with his family including his wife, Patty, four children, and four grandchildren. There are also seven grand-dogs!

 


Dr. Eve Kimball
Dr. Eve Kimball
Vice President/Secretary - Appointed by: Commissioners Mark Scott and Christian Leinbach, Term Expires: 12/18

C. Eve J. Kimball, MD completed her undergraduate BA in Zoology at Wellesley College and her MD at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, VA. She has been a pediatrician since completing her Rotating Internship in 1971. Dr. Kimball has co-authored several scientific papers and received several prestigious awards including the 2016 American Academy of Pediatrics Oral Health Section Advocacy Award. Her three children, five grandchildren, and 52 year marriage to Dr. Daniel Kimball, Jr. are her proudest accomplishments. She and Dan live at The Highlands of Wyomissing in Wyomissing, PA.

 

 

Mary Edwards


Mary Edwards
Treasurer - Appointed by: Commissioner Kevin Barnhardt, Term Expires: 12/20

My love of libraries started early when my dad would pile a bunch of my siblings and me in the station wagon and head to the local library. I am a graduate of Penn State University and Lehigh University. My work history has included working as a manufacturing engineer, commercial banker, consultant and project manager. I have volunteered with my local library, Kutztown Community Library, as chair of the Board of Trustees and Finance Committee.

 

 

 

Debbie Noel
Debbie Noel, Ed.D.
Appointed by: Commissioner Kevin Barnhardt, Term Expires: 12/20


A retired educator, Debbie served students in the Chester County Intermediate Unit programs first as an emotional support teacher, then as Dean of Students, and for her final twelve years, as a principal. Debbie continues to support doctoral candidates at Immaculata University through her work as a dissertation chair. As an educator, Debbie understands literacy education is the cornerstone of all learning, and is proud to serve as a member of the BCPL Board of Directors. Debbie resides with her husband, Chris, in Robeson Township.

 

 

Peter Schuman Jr.


Peter Schuchman, Jr.
Appointed by: Commissioner Mark Scott, Term Expires: 12/19

Pete is a shareholder and director of Kozloff Stoudt Attorneys in Wyomissing. He is a graduate of Ithaca College and the Dickinson School of Law. Pete resides with his wife and three children in Lower Heidelberg Township.

 

 

 

Andrea Kurzweg


Andrea Vernon (Kurzweg)
Appointed by: Commissioner Christian Leinbach, Term Expires: 12/18

Andrea (Andi) Vernon is the co-host of the Y102 Morning Show. She is a Berks County native only leaving to attend and graduate from Penn State University. Andrea is also on the board of the Animal Rescue League of Berks County as well as heavily involved in many other local organizations. She is also a certified dog trainer and former humane officer in Berks County. Andrea and her husband live in Fleetwood with their 3-year-old daughter and a house full of pets.

 

 

Chris Daubert
Chris Daubert
Appointed by: Commissioner Christian Leinbach, Term Expires: 12/20

Chris Daubert is a Social Studies teacher in the Wilson School District.  He graduated from Dickinson College and served four years on Reading's City Council.  He has served on various boards in various capacities throughout Berks County.