Board of Trustees & Administration

Queens Library Board Of Trustees

  • Jacqueline E. Arrington
  • Thomas E. Curley, Ph.D.
  • Leonard T. D’Amico, Secretary
  • Joseph R. Ficalora
  • Carl L. Figliola, Ph.D.
  • Patricia Flynn
  • Lenore R. Gall, Ed.D.
  • Hon. Robert T. Groh
  • James Y. Ho, Esq., Treasurer
  • Anthony Iuliano
  • William Jefferson, President
  • Terri C. Mangino
  • Lois Marbach, Vice President
  • Mary Ann Mattone, Assist. Treasurer
  • Joel A. Miele, Sr., P.E.
  • Rafael PiRomán
  • Christine E. Spigner
  • George L. Stamatiades

Serving as ex-officio members of the Library’s Board of Trustees are the Mayor of the City of New York; the Comptroller of the City of New York; the Public Advocate of the City of New York; the Speaker of the New York City Council; and the President of the Borough of Queens.


  • Interim Library Director - Thomas W. Galante
  • Deputy Library Director - Customer Services Thomas E. Alford
  • Deputy Library Director - Finance & Administration Vacant
  • Deputy Library Director – Planning & Development  Carol L. Sheffer
  • Director, Public Relations Joseph B. Catrambone, Jr.
  • Director, Development Diana Chapin
  • Director, Investigation and Security Michael J. Daly
  • Director, Information Technology & Systems Philip N. Darsan
  • Director, Human Resources William J. Dietz
  • Director, Branch Libraries Valerie Kilmartin
  • Director, Capital Program Management/Facilities Planning Peter Magnani
  • Director, Programs & Services Maureen O’Connor
  • General Counsel Darlene Askew Robinson
  • Director, Central Library Lorna Rudder-Kilkenny
  • Director, Finance Tracy Yogman
  • Administrator, Plant Facilities & Operations Vacant
  • Director, Technical Services  Vacant
  • (Llisting as of June 30, 2004.)

* Thomas W. Galante was appointed as Interim Library Director