TPL Foundation


Tacoma Public Library Foundation strengthens Tacoma’s thriving communities by fueling our library system through philanthropy and outreach. Support our work by making a tax-deductible donation or shopping our online TPL gear store! 

Board of Directors

  • Cortney Leach, Board President | Grants Manager, Tacoma Public Schools 
  • Rafael Saucedo, Board Vice President | Community Relations Specialist, Gesa Credit Union  
  • Jamika Scott, Board of Director | Founder, Tacoma Action Collective  
  • JR Nobles, Board of Director | Executive Director, Friends of the Children Tacoma  
  • Wayne Williams, President Emeritus, Tacoma Public Library Board of Trustees
  • Megan Smedsrud, Senior Program Officer, Greater Tacoma Community Foundatio
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  • Kate Larsen, Exofficio | Director, Tacoma Public Library  
  • Samuel Benscoter, Exofficio, | Finance Manager, Tacoma Public Library 
  • Donna La France, Library Board of Trustees Exofficio | Washington Department of Children, Youth, and Families 
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