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 Koerner, Esq.
George Russo, Esq.
Robert Santos, Esq.
Edward Sadowsky, Esq.
Ex Officio Members
Hon. Bill de Blasio
Mayor of the City of New York
Represented by Kapil Longani, Esq.
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. Scott M. Stringer
Comptroller of the City of New York
Represented by Jimmy Yan, Esq.
Hon. Corey Johnson
Speaker of the New York City Council
Represented by Eve Cho Guillergan, Esq.
QPL Board of Trustees and Committee Meetings
The next Audit Committee Meeting is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 9 at 6pm.
The next Board of Trustees Meeting is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 9 at 6:15pm.
For the safety of all participants, and pursuant to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.1, these meetings will be held electronically by Zoom. You may attend these meetings by clicking on this link: https://queenslibrary-org.zoom.us/j/93210380229.