Members of the Regents Advisory Council on Libraries, as of January 1, 2015

Member (term expires)

Ms. Laurie Conway Brooks (2019)
9342 State Route 89
Trumansburg, NY  14886
(607) 227-8204
E-mail:  laurie.conway.brooks @ gmail.com

**Ms. Claudia Depkin (2018)
Director
Haverstraw King’s Daughters Public Library
10 W. Ramapo Road
Garnerville, NY  10923
(845) 786-3800  Fax:  (845) 786-3791
Email:  cdepkin @ rcls.org

Mr. John Hammond (2016)
Executive Director
Northern New York Library Network
6721 US Highway 11
Potsdam, NY 13676
(315) 265-1119; Fax (315) 265-1881
E-mail: john @ nnyln.org

Mr. Norman J. Jacknis (2015)
39 Mountainside Trail
Cortlandt Manor, NY  10567
(703) 484-6756
E-mail:  norm @ jacknis.com
Ms. Mary Jean Jakubowski (2017)
Director, Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY  14203
(716) 858-7190
E-mail:  jakubowskim @ buffalolib.org
Ms. Sara Kelly Johns (2015)
Instructor, Mansfield Univ. School Library
 and Information Technology Program
67 Canaras Ave.
Saranac Lake, NY  12983
(518) 891-2339  (Phone and Fax)
E-mail: skjohns @ gmail.com

Mr. Steven M. Manning (2016)
Director, Regional Information Center / Computer Services Center
Greater Southern Tier BOCES -- Regional Information Center
459 Philo Road
Elmira, NY  14903
(607) 795-5338
E-mail: smanning @ gstboces.org

Ms. Colleen D. Sadowski (2018)
Instructional Director of School Library System and Media Services
Rochester City School District
131 W. Broad Street
Rochester, NY  14614
(585) 262-8733
Email:  Colleen.Sadowski @ rcsdk12.org

Mr. Michael E. Stoller (2019)
Associate Dean, Collections and Research Services
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
New York University
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY  10012
(212) 998-2566
E-mail:  michael.stoller @ nyu.edu

Ms. Ann Thornton (2017)
Vice Provost and University Librarian
Columbia University
517 Butler Library
535 West 114th Street
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-2247; Fax: (212) 854-4972
E-mail:  annthornton @ columbia.edu

*Ms. Jacquelyn Thresher (2017)
Director, Nassau Library System
900 Jerusalem Avenue
Uniondale, NY  11553-3039
(516) 292-2863
E-mail:  jthresher @ nassaulibrary.org

Mr. Kelvin Watson (2019)
Vice President Digital Services and Strategy and
GM Queens Library Enterprises
Queens Borough Public Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica, NY  11432
(718) 990-0753  Fax:  (718) 297-3404
E-mail:  Kelvin.A.Watson @ queenslibrary.org

* Chair
** Vice Chair

Staff

Bernard Margolis, State Librarian and Assistant Commissioner for Libraries
(518) 474-5930
E-mail: bmargolis @ mail.nysed.gov
Carol A. Desch, Coordinator of Statewide Library Services
(518) 486-4862; fax (518) 486-5254
E-mail: cdesch @ mail.nysed.gov
John Brock , Associate in School Library Services
(518) 474-5922
E-mail: jbrock @ mail.nysed.gov 
Joanne Shawhan, Associate in School Library Services
(518) 474-5922
E-mail: jshawhan @ mail.nysed.gov
Last Updated: June 23, 2015 -- asm