The Mayor, the Speaker of the New York City Council, the Queens Borough President, the New York City Comptroller, and the New York City Public Advocate are ex officio board members.
Queens Public Library Board of Trustees 2021
Chair of the Board
Michael Rodriguez, Esq.
Vice Chair of Board
Earl Simons, Ed. D.
Eli Shapiro, Ed. D., LCSW
Judy E. Bergtraum, Esq.
Matthew M. Gorton
James Haddad, Esq.
Carl S. Koerner, Esq.
George Russo, Esq.
Robert Santos, Esq.
Ex Officio Members
Hon. Eric Adams
Mayor of the City of New York
Hon. Donovan Richards
President of the Borough of Queens
Represented by Allan Swisher, Esq.
Hon. Jumaane Williams
Public Advocate of the City of New York
Represented by Elizabeth Guzman, Esq.
Hon. Brad Lander
Comptroller of the City of New York
Represented by Jimmy Van Bramer
Hon. Adrienne Adams
Speaker of the New York City Council
Represented by Eve Cho Guillergan, Esq.
QPL Board of Trustees & Committee Meetings
Please be advised that the Nominating Committee of the QPL Board of Trustees is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, November 16 at 6:00 PM.
Pursuant to Section 103-a of the Open Meetings Law, the scheduled meeting will be held at the Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard.
Videoconferencing will also be used and can be accessed at the link below. Videoconferencing procedures for the meeting can be viewed here.Interested members of the public may click here to access this scheduled meeting.
Links to Meetings at which Videoconferencing Was Used