Board of Directors


The Ridgewood Public Library Foundation Board of Directors consists of up to 21 directors.
The Board has four officers: President, Co-Vice Presidents, and Treasurer.


New Board Members and officers are elected by the current Board. The Nominating Committee presents a recommended list of directors and officers to be voted on at the Annual Board Meeting each November. Directors serve one and two-year terms and are asked to serve on various committees including finance/investment, communications/marketing, social media, long term strategy, events/fundraising, and nominating.

Current Board of Directors

Cara Murray, President

Joanie Harrington, Vice President

Renu Vitale, Vice President

Thomas DeVita, Treasurer

John Atlas

Christina Bergantino

Cathy Choi

Shoshana Feiner

Richard Fels

Marissa Frisina

Janet Fricke

Cynthia Gorey

William Gulya

Glenn Harris

Glenn Jorgensen, Founding President

Lisa Lynch

Melanie Stern, Former President

Natalia Tobaccowala

Jeffrey Varcadipane

Doug Frisina (Emeritus Director)