Meet the trustees


Julie Kitlowski Chair

Local GP who has worked in primary care for 30 years. Chair of Rotherham CCG and Health and Wellbeing Board in Rotherham for 4 years dealing with partners in the council.  Police surgeon for 10 years. Interested in health and wellbeing/prevention and helped set up Social prescribing using invaluable volunteers from various charities to support patient services. Interested in travelling, racketball and hiking 

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Chris Lansdown – Treasurer

Collette Duke – Events Coordinator
Collette has previously worked for South Yorkshire Credit Union. She currently volunteers for a variety of groups run by Totley Rise Methodist Church alongside regular shifts in Totley Library. Her hobbies include football, movies, and music.

Joanna WoodwardCommunity Network and Engagement

Joanna currently works for Age UK Sheffield as Community Development Office and leads on Sheffield City Council’s ‘People Keeping Well’ in the South West of Sheffield. Joanna manages and facilitates the Sheffield 50+, who campaign for the rights of older people as well as facilitating Sheffield City Council’s Intergnerational Age partnership. Joanna is currently supporting the Council in the development of Sheffield as a World heath Organisation ‘Age Friendly’ city since its acceptance into the worldwide network in 2019. Joanna is a trustee of other charities in the area and hopes to bring experience of her previous and current roles to support the Library in its community networking and engagement activity.

Kevin McLean – Secretary

Kevin retired in 2021 from a career spanning public administration, digital inclusion and running his own business. He is currently the secretary to the Board of Trustees.

Cvetelin Vasilev – IT and Libary Cinema Lead
Cvet has a degree and a doctorate in Physics and at the moment is pursuing a career as a biophysicist at the University of Sheffield, always curious and eager to learn new things. He looks after the library website and IT equipment.

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Roger Lasko – Volunteer Induction

Roger started volunteering at the library in 2017 and became a Trustee a couple of years later. His role as a Trustee is to ensure that volunteers, especially new ones, are given the support they need.

Pamela Johnson – Fundraising and Marketing
Pamela is on sabbatical during 2023 and will return in January 2024.

Carys Hamilton – Link person with the DC group

Carys retired from teaching in 2013. She joined the Library Volunteers as a Day Coordinator in 2014. Carys serves as a Trustee Link Person with the DC group.