Find out more about our Board Committees.

Linda Felts

Retired, Retail Executive

Claudia Page

Health Care Consultant

Anne Gooch

Retired, US Coast Guard Logistics Manager

Carolyn Thomas

HR Consulting and Executive Coaching

Luzanne Engh

Past President
Retired, School Administrator and Friends of the Alameda Free Library Board

Ann Blake, Ph.D.

Environmental Scientist

Andrea Carlise

Executive Director at International Action Network for Gender Equity & Law

Maggie Derr

Program Manager at McKinsey and Company

Theresa E. Gonzales

Technology Executive

Monica Haggarty
Monica Haggarty

Healthcare Strategy Consultant

Suzanne Harris

Technology Program Manager

Sandy Hobson

Quality Assurance Director & Privacy Officer

Anne Kohler


Ashley McLaughlin

Marriage & Family Therapist and Adjunct Faculty in the Graduate Counseling program at SFSU

Louise Nakada

Director, Community Relations and Foundation, Alameda Hospital

Sarah Oddie
Sarah Oddie

Policy Advisor

Alexandra Parma

Senior Policy Research Associate, First 5 Center for Children’s Policy

Amy Patick, Ph.D.


Dede Tabor

Commercial Real Estate Broker/Realtor

Christine Chilcott

Chief Executive Officer

Christine Pallatto

Director of Human Resources

Safi Manzoor
Safi Manzoor

Manager of Finance

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Jayne Sahadi

Financial Assistant

Barbara Krummel

Office Manager/
Administrative Assistant

Diane Cunningham Rizzo

Director of Development & Communications

Nelia Chen

Manager of Database, Communications, & Events

Natalie Duarte

Director of Elementary Programs

Linda Roman

Elementary Programs Coordinator

Lindsay Hopkins

Advocacy & Outreach Coordinator

Maria Tijerino-Lew

Director of Teen Programs

Pam Williams

Director of Alameda Island Kids Program