Our Team

The SJPLF staff and board members are dedicated to honoring the rich history of the public libraries throughout the city and continuously improving lives of the people who rely on them for technology and information.


Dawn Coppin

Chief Executive Officer

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Nicole Chitty

Chief Philanthropy Officer

Monique Garcia

Director of Programs

Yesenia Ramos Resilience Corps Director of SJPLF

Yesenia Ramos

Resilience Corps, Director

Noelle Rabago Boesenberg

Individual Major Gifts, Senior Manager

Cynthia Cruz Resilience Corps Manager of SJPLF

Cynthia Cruz

Resilience Corps, Manager

Kavitha Kavuri Database and Grant Administrator of SJPLF

Kavitha Kavuri

Database and Operations Manager

Christy La

Development and Digital Marketing Coordinator

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Sam Perry

Annual Fund

Jodie Pulliam. Corporate Partnerships Manager of SJPLF

Jodie Pulliam

Corporate Partnerships, Senior Manager

Board Executive Committee

Meri Maben

Board Chair
Santa Clara County CEDAW Commission

Lupita Garcia-Reilley

Vice Chair
Program Manager, Supply Chain Operations Apple

Rebecca Lee

Director, Accenture Managing

Stephanie Birondo

Tax Director,

Scott Whelton

Past Chair
Partner, Ernst & Young

Board Members at Large

Marco Alvarez

Software Engineer, Intel Corporation

Donoghue Clarke

Principal, Ernst & Young 

Roy Eitan

Advisor, Scale VC

Erica Fensom

Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Docusign

Orit Keinan-Nahon

Global Head of Investor Relations, HP

Jennifer Lee

AVP, Privacy Counsel at Ares Management 

Danny McLane Jr.

Founder & CEO, Jamii Enterprises, Inc.

Kirsten Sarginger

Assistant Director, Grants, Partnerships & Operations; Santa Clara County Office of Education

Hitesh Shah

Sr. Principal Architect, Adobe

Rebecca Turner

Retired Nursing Facility Administrator

Pat Wolfe

Retired, R.N.

Member Emerita

Joyce Milligan

Owner, Milligan News


Jill Bourne City Librarian, San Jose Public Library for SJPLF

Jill Bourne

City Librarian, San Jose Public Library

Angelica Ramos

Library and Education Commission Liaison


Kayla Cordill

Digital Marketing and Communications Intern

Julia Liu

Digital Marketing and Communications Intern