2019 Legislative Visits


Assemblyman Herb Conaway, District 7

Meeting at the Burlington County Library with Ranja Das, Burlington County Library Director, Pat Tumulty, Executive Director of NJLA, and Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian.





Rep Ryan Peters, District 8

Meeting in Lumberton with Brian Woods, Chief of Staff for US Rep Ryan Peters. L to R Ranjna Das, Burlington County Library, Pat Tumulty, NJLA, Brian Woods and Peggy Cadigan, NJSL.






Rep Tom Malinowski, District 7

Meeting with Chris Marshall, Grants Coordinator and Community Liaison for Rep Malinowski are Peggy Cadigan, NJSL, Pat Tumulty, Executive Director of NJLA, Eileen Palmer, Executive Director of LMAX  and Jeanne Marie Ryan, Director Roselle Public Library.



Rep Mikie Sherrill, District 11

Visitors to Rep Mikie Sherril’s office presented the office with a sleeping mat for the homeless made by volunteers at Linda’s library. The mat is made from 500-700 plastic bags and takes seven hours to make. Visitors from L to R: Peter Coyle, Montclair Public Library, Chris Collins, Constituent Services Representative for Rep Sherrill, Linda Hoffman, Alfred H Bauman Free Public Library and Pat Tumulty, NJLA. Pictures holding .

Senator Cory Booker

Happy to meet with Senator Cory Booker’s staff. L to R: Tonya Garcia, Long Branch PL, Pat Tumulty, Jeffrey Trzeciak, Newark Public Library, Mary Chute, NJ State Librarian, Kaitlin McGuinness, Projects Specialist | U.S. Senator Cory A. Booker’s office, Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian and Sarah Lester, Maplewood Public Library.

Assemblyman Gary Schaer, District 36

The legislative visit team meets up with Assemblyman Schaer at the Passaic district office. L to R: Judah Hamer, Director, Rutherford Public Library, Peggy Cadigan, NJSL Deputy State Librarian and Pat Tumulty, Executive DIrector NJLA.



Senator Stephen Sweeney, Disctict 3

Senator Sweeney is presented with a framed portrait. L to R: Pat Tumulty, Senator Sweeney, Susanne Sacchetti, Director of Cumberland County Library and Peggy Cadigan.





Assemblywoman Eliana Pintor Marin, District 29

Peggy Cadigan, Deputy State Librarian (R) is joined by (from L to R) Leah Wagner, Asst Director Monroe Twp Library, Pat Tumulty,  Assemblywoman Eliana Pintor Marin, and John Wallace, NJLA Public Policy Leadership Committee Chair.




Senator Nicholas Sacco, District 32

(L toR) Pat Tumulty, NJLA, Peggy Cadigan, NJSL, Senator Sacco and Sai Rao,
Director North Bergen Free Public Library




Assemblywoman Patricia Egan Jones, District 5

Andrew Brenza, DIrector Free Public Library -Audubon, Linda Devlin,
Director Camden County Library System, Pat Tumulty, NJLA, Peggy Cadigan, NJSL and David Lisa, Associate Director CCLS.




Speaker of the House Craig Coughlin

Peggy meets Assemblyman Coughlin at a Chamber of Commerce meeting in May.