NYPL Annual Report 09 NYPL  

Statement of Commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity
The Library recruits, hires, trains, promotes, and compensates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. All employment decisions at the Library are made on the basis of merit and job requirements. The Library is committed to a program of Affirmative Action for minorities, women, disabled individuals, and disabled and Vietnam-era veterans to ensure equal employment opportunities without discrimination prohibited by law. The Library is committed to act affirmatively to ensure the full utilization of each of these groups on our staff.
as of December 31, 2009
Office of the President
External Affairs
Central Services
Library Sites and Services
New York Public Libraries


Office of the President

President and Chief Executive Officer
Paul LeClerc

Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Corporation
Robert J. Vanni

Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of the Corporation
Jacqueline F. Bausch

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External Affairs

Senior Vice President for External Affairs
Catherine Carver Dunn

Communications, Marketing & Business Development
Vice President for Communications and Marketing
Deanna Lee

Director, Digital and Print Publications
Heidi Singer

Director, Marketing
Susan Halligan

Director, Public Relations
Herbert Scher

Art Director, Graphics
Marc Blaustein

Manager, Graphics
Tina Hoerenz

Development & Membership
sVice President for Development
Jennifer Zaslow

Senior Director, Membership and Public Affairs
Frances Q. Tschinkel

Director, Campaign
Stephen Manzi

Director, Events and Corporate Relations
Vanessa Novak

Director, Development Services
Denise Szabo

Director, Foundations and Government Grants
Kathleen Riegelhaupt

Director, Individual Gifts
Ryan Cairns

Director, Planned Giving
John Bacon

Director of Merchandising
Sara Abraham

Director, Special Events
Kathryn Laino

Government Affairs
Vice President, Government and Community Affairs
George Mihaltses

Associate Director for Government and
Community Affairs


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Central Services

Chief Operating Officer
David G. Offensend

s Vice President for Finance
Sharon Hewitt Watkins

Chief Investment Officer
Todd M. Corbin

Director of Budget & Planning
Johanna Patch

Janke Beharry

Director of Procurement
Joseph P. Brucia, Jr.

Strategic Planning
s Vice President for Strategy
Jeffrey Roth

Director of Strategy
Micah May

Director of Digital Strategy & Scholarship
Joshua M. Greenberg

Director of Digital Initiatives Implementation
Vincent Perfetti

Managing Director, NYPL Labs
Barbara Taranto

Lead Digital Producer
Chris Mulholland

Staff Services
s Vice President for Staff Services
Louise Shea

Director of Benefits
Jennifer Levesque

Director of Compensation
Patrick Matthews

Director of Employee Relations
Terrance Neal

Director of Talent Management
Mark Berkowsky

Information Technology Group
s Vice President and Chief Information Officer
David M. Sturm

Director, I.T. Client Support Services
Robert A. Fornabaio

Director, I.T. Engineering, Infrastructure & Operations
Richard Stalzer

Director of Software Development &
Support Development

Judith M. Johnson

Support Center Manager
David Snell

s Vice President for Capital Planning and
Facilities Operations

Joanna M. Pestka

Vice President for Facilities Operations and Security
James Pisaniello

Collections and Circulations Operations
s Co-Directors, Collections & Circulations Operations
Cynthia Clark
Deborah Trepp

Deputy Director, Collections & Circulations Operations
Christopher Platt

Assistant Director, Acquisitions
Stephen Corrsin

Assistant Director, Cataloging
Jeffrey Bayer

Assistant Director, Integrated Library Information Systems
Aaron Dabbah

Assistant Director, Logistics and Distribution Services
Salvatore Magaddino

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Library Sites and Services

Vice President for Public Services
Anne L. Coriston

Deputy Director, Library Sites and Services
Bonnie Birman

Chief Librarian, Mid-Manhattan Library
Beth Wladis

Chief Librarian, St. George Library Center
Scott Lambdin

Managing Librarian, Bronx Library Center
Gloria Hughes

Managing Librarian, Grand Central Library
Jennifer Knode

Head, Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library
Mark McCluski

Library Network Managers
Bronx—Bronx Library Center
Michael Alvarez

Bronx—Grand Concourse Hub
Gesille Dixon

Bronx—Parkchester Hub
Manorama Mishra

Manhattan—Countee Cullen Hub
Caryl Soriano

Manhattan—Seward Park Hub
Theresa Myrhol

Staten Island—St. George Hub
Marisa Parish

Library Site Managers
Aguilar Library
Patricia Kettles

Allerton Library
Renee Stevenson

Baychester Library
Irina Kuharets

Belmont Library
Danielle Wansi

Bloomingdale Library
Susan Singer

Castle Hill Library
Violeta Alfalla

Chatham Square Library
Marie Coughlin

City Island Library
Evelyn Gerges

Clason’s Point Library
Ann-Marie Braithwaite

Columbus Library
Jennie Czarny

Countee Cullen Library
Heather Caines

Dongan Hills Library
Mary Pyrak

Eastchester Library
Joan Aikens

Edenwald Library
Charity Goh

Epiphany Library
Judy Gifford

58th Street Library
John Bhagwandin

Fort Washington Library
Jennifer Zarr

Francis Martin Library
Linda Jones

George Bruce Library
Tiffany Alston

Grand Concourse Library
Yoloundra Bennett-Reid

Great Kills Library
Hishi Velardo

Hamilton Fish Park Library
Rodger Taylor

Hamilton Grange Library
Carol Small

Harlem Library
Crystal McKay-Gadsden

High Bridge Library
Margaret Fleesak

Hudson Park Library
John Flood

Huguenot Park Library
Steven Horvath

Hunt's Point Library
Gilbert Arroyo

Inwood Library
Vershell Wigfall

Jefferson Market Library
Frank Collerius

Jerome Park Library
Liana Acevedo

Kingsbridge Library
Stephen Barker

Kips Bay Library
Patricia Pardo

Macomb’s Bridge Library
Leslie Brown

Melrose Library
Kenya Marsh

Morningside Heights Library
Thaddeus Krupo

Morris Park Library
Sandy Henry

Morrisania Library
Colbert Nembhard

Mosholu Library
Jimmie Pate

Mott Haven Library
Jeanine Thomas Cross

Muhlenberg Library
Daria Lindsay

Mulberry Street Library
Jennifer Craft

New Amsterdam Library
Diane Chin

New Dorp Library
Yolanda Gleason

96th Street Library
William Seufert

115th Street Library
Jabulile Dawn Masekela

125th Street Library
Kenneth Wright

Ottendorfer Library
Rosa Caballero-Li

Parkchester Library
Nancy Thomas

Pelham Bay Library
Debra Acosta

Port Richmond Library
Janet Klucevsek

Richmondtown Library
Nancy Avrin

Riverdale Library
Rebecca Lorena Barbier

Riverside Library
Petra Kolokotronis

Roosevelt Island Library
Marietta Briguglio

St. Agnes Library
Margaret Willis

Sedgwick Library
Samuel Ansah

Seward Park Library
Amy Babcock Landry

67th Street Library
Karen Grenke

Soundview Library
Olive Baker

South Beach Library
Peter Hegel

Spuyten Duyvil Library
Tim Tureski

Stapleton Library
Jeffrey Sperber

Terence Cardinal Cooke–Cathedral Library
Anisha T. Huffman

Throg’s Neck Library
Dawn Chance

Todt Hill–Westerleigh Library
Michael Loscalzo

Tompkins Square Library
Anne Rouyer

Tottenville Library
Donald Laub

Tremont Library
Sandra Pugh

Van Cortlandt Library

Van Nest Library
Helene Samberg

Wakefield Library
Galina Chernykh

Washington Heights Library
Vianela Rivas

Webster Library
Jean Pamphile

West Farms Library
Lou Della Elliott

West New Brighton Library
Annamaria Carluzzo

Westchester Square Library
Aurea Garcia

Woodlawn Heights Library
Rana Smith

Woodstock Library
Peter Pamphile

Yorkville Library
Gladys Sanders-Valdes

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Site Manager
Stewart Bodner

Frederick Phineas and Sandra Priest Rose Librarian for Public Service
Ruth Carr

Chief, Art Information Resources
Clayton Kirking

Assistant Chief, Jewish Division
Roberta Saltzman

Assistant Chief, Map Division
Matt Knutzen

Manager, Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History & Genealogy
Maira L. Liriano

Manager, Access & Collection Maintenance
Cynthia Rosado

Supervising Librarian, Children’s Center
John Peters


New York Public Libraries

Acting Andrew W. Mellon Director of the New York Public Libraries
Ann Thornton

Collections Strategy
Brooke Russell Astor Director
Victoria Steele

Assistant Director, Archives & Manuscripts & Charles J. Liebman Curator of Manuscripts
William Stingone

Assistant Director, Art, Prints & Photographs & Robert B. Menschel Curator of Photography
Stephen Pinson

Assistant Director, Preservation
Evelyn Frangakis

Head of Collections Development
Denise Hibay

Assistant Director, Central Collection Development
Miriam Tuliao

Interim Assistant Director, Special Formats Processing
Melanie Yolles

Curator, The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Isaac Gewirtz

Curator for Business, Economics & Politics
John Balow

Curator, Dorot Chief Librarian of the Jewish Division and Bibliographer in Jewish Studies
Michael Terry

Helen B. Bernstein Librarian for Periodicals and Journals
Karen Gisonny

Curator, The Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Elizabeth Denlinger

Curator, Prints

Curator of Rare Books
Michael Inman

Reference & Research Services
s Acting Director
Matthew Sheehy

Assistant Director

Education, Programming & Exhibitions
Director of Education, Programming and Exhibitions
Elaine Charnov

Sue Ann and John Weinberg Director, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers
Jean Strouse

Director of Teaching & Learning, Literacy Outreach
Lynda Kennedy

Director of Literacy
Ken English

Director of LIVE
Paul Holdengräber

Deputy Director, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers & Assistant Director, Public Programs/Lifelong Learning
Elizabeth Bradley

Assistant Director, Exhibitions
Susan Rabbiner

Assistant Director, Public Programs/Lifelong Learning
H. Jack Martin

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
The Barbara G. and Lawrence A. Fleischman Executive Director for The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Jacqueline Z. Davis

Assistant Director for Administrative and Access Services
Kevin B. Winkler

Curator, Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Jan Schmidt

Chief, Music Division
George Boziwick

Rodgers and Hammerstein Curator for Recorded Sound

Lewis and Dorothy Cullman Acting Curator for the Theatre
Karen Nickeson

Chief Librarian, Circulating Collections
Don Francis Baldini

Judy R. and Alfred A. Rosenberg Curator of Exhibitions
Barbara Cohen-Stratyner

Manager, Programs and Special Events
Cheryl Raymond

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Director, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Howard Dodson

Assistant Director for Collections and Services & Curator, Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books Division
Diana Lachatanere

Assistant Director for Public Affairs and Development

Curator, Art & Artifacts Division

Curator, Jean Blackwell Hutson General Research and Reference Division
Genette McLaurin

Curator, Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division

Curator, Photographs and Prints Division
Mary Yearwood

Science, Industry and Business Library
The Robert and Joyce Menschel Director, Science, Industry and Business Library
Kristin McDonough

Assistant Director for Electronic Resources
Madeleine Cohen

Head of Information Services
Erminio D’Onofrio

Head of Technical Processing
Virginia Taffurelli

Manager of Access Services
Angel Pagan

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    As of December 31, 2009, more than 2,600 staff members were engaged in the work of The New York Public Library. Unfortunately, there is not room to list all of their names here.


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