Board of Trustees - Newark Public Library

Board of Trustees

Board Members

Dr. Lauren Wells, President

Mr. Domingo Morel, Vice President

Dr. Rosemary Steinbaum, Secretary

Dr. Jason Ballard, Treasurer

Ms. Antoinette Richardson – Alternate for Ras J. Baraka, Mayor

Mr. Miguel Rodriguez

Dr. Anasa Maat

Mr. Hassan Abdus-Sabur

2023 Meeting Dates

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
Wednesday, November 15, 2023

All meetings begin at 5:00 PM and will be held at:
The Newark Public Library
Centennial Hall, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102


The Newark Public Library transforms lives and strengthens communities through innovative services, stimulating programs, and inspiring collections.

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Strategic Plan

This is a time of transformation for the Newark Public Library. Learn about how we imagine the future and plan to engage all stakeholders.

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Board Meeting Recordings

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