Board of Directors

IMG_4796 - Version 2Back row (left to right): Sue Purdy Pelosi, Michael Stern, Andrew Mellows, Mike Di Battista, Lawrence Lee.  Front row: Marie McKenzie, Azieb Nicodimos, Barbara Noparstak, Joanne Reed, Less Lincoln.

Barbara Noparstak
Consultant & Community Volunteer
JPA Representative from San Mateo County
Board President

Sue Purdy Pelosi
Communications & Development Consultant
Board Vice President

Michael Di Battista
Director, Technical Support, Rovi Corporation
JPA Representative from the Town of Atherton
Board Treasurer

Mike Stern
Attorney, Cooley Godward Kronish Business Dept.
Board Secretary

Gayathri Kanth
Palo Alto Library Assistant Director, Public Services
JPA Representative from the City of Palo Alto

Less Lincoln
Network Engineering Manager at Google

Lawrence Lee
Real Estate Developer

Andrew Mellows

Marie McKenzie
Administrative Services Director, City of East Palo Alto
JPA Representative from the City of East Palo Alto

Azieb Nicodimos
Community Volunteer

Joanne Reed
Consultant & Community Volunteer
JPA Representative from Santa Clara County

Nick Szegda
Menlo Park Library
JPA Representative from the City of Menlo Park

2017 Board Meeting Dates:

Monday, January 23, 4-6pm
Monday, February 27, 4-6pm
Monday, April 24, 4-6pm
Monday, July 24, 4-6pm
Monday, October 23, 4-6pm
Monday, December 11, 4-6pm

Please send an email to to confirm the
meeting date as they occasionally change to meet Board members’ schedules.

Interested in serving on the Board? media-center-board-development-program-2017 includes job description, target Board composition, and Committees and Advisory Roles.

Location: Media Center, 900 San Antonio Rd. Palo Alto

Agendas are posted at the following locations 72 hours prior to the meeting:
Media Center
The main libraries in Atherton, East Palo Alto and Menlo Park, and Downtown Library, Palo Alto