Queens Library

Registered Name
Queens Borough Public Library
Tax ID


The Queens Library, also known as the Queens Borough Public Library, is the public library for the Borough of Queens and one of three library systems serving New York City. It is one of the largest library systems in the world by circulation, having loaned 13.5 million items in the 2015 fiscal year. It was named "2009 Library of the Year" by Library Journal. According to its website, the library holds about 7.5 million items, of which 1.4 million are at its central library in Jamaica, Queens.

Source: Wikipedia


Annual Budget
June 2019
+5% Growth
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending


Provides Library Services To the Residents of Queens County, New York. the Library Also Offers a Comprehensive Range of Literacy, Educational, Vocational, Employment, Health, Cultural, Recreational, and Social Services Programming To the Public. These Programs and Services Include


Early Childhood Literacy, Children's Programs, Youth Development and Youth Enrichment, Case Management, Computer and Technology Training, Adult Literacy, Job Readiness Training/Workforce Development, Adult Programs, Older Adult Programs, Health, New Americans Programs, and Special Programs.


Judy Bergtraum Esq Board Chair
Michael Rodriguez Esq Vice Chair
Eli Shapiro Ed D. Lcsw Secretary
Robert Santos Esq Treasurer
Lydon Sleeper-o'connell Assitant Treasurer
Tracy Yogman CFO & Svp
Johanna Richman As of 1016 CFO & Svp
Gitte Peng COS & Svp
Kelvin Watson COO & Svp
Lewis Finkelman Esq COO & Svp (as of 2/17)
Nick Buron Chief Librarian & Svp
Hon Augustus C. Agate Trustee
Martha Baker Trustee
Maria Concolino Trustee
Lenore R. Gall Edd Trustee
Matthew M. Gorton Trustee
Julissa Gutierrez Trustee
James Haddad Esq Trustee
Jukay Hsu Trustee
Andrew Jackson As of 117 Trustee
Carl S. Koerner Esq Trustee
Haeda Mihaltses Trustee
John Ottulich Trustee
Edward Sadowsky Trustee
Earl G. Simmons Edd Trustee
Dennis Walcott President & CEO
Mary Bleiberg Svp of Iadd
Dennis Verriello VP, CAP Projects & Facilities
Michael Daly VP, Lsm
Lawrence Vedilago VP, Risk Management
Jacqueline Martinez Director of Human Resources
Han Ko Director of Marketing
Thomas Galante President & CEO
Source: IRS 990