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

Aisha Cooper

Havier Nazario – Representative for Superintendent of Schools, Roger Leon 

2024 Meeting Dates

Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Wednesday, March 27, 2024
Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Wednesday, July 24, 2024
Wednesday, September 25, 2024
Wednesday, November 20, 2024

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.

Meeting Minutes

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

View board meeting recordings for the Newark Public Library. Stay up to date about how we organize the future and plan to engage social structure for our employees and patrons.

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