Tuesday, August 21, 2018


Board of Trustees

For information on serving on the San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees please visit the San Antonio Office of the City Clerk's website.

Board Members

The Library Board of Trustees is comprised of 11 members appointed by the Mayor and each City Councilmember for two-year staggered terms. The Board is exclusively responsible for the management, care, control and maintenance of all Library System Properties, and has the authority to appoint and remove the Library Director, subject to the Civil Service provisions of the City Charter. Meetings are held the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:30 PM, except November, at various library locations throughout the City. Meeting duration is usually two (2) hours. For more information, please go to guides.mysapl.org/board. *Please note there are no current vacancies on this board. Applications are being accepted..

Name District & Libraries Date
Liaison: Jessica Zurita - 210.207.2632
Total Members for San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees: 11
Mr. Paul Stahl
Committees: Executive, Naming, Facilities
District 7: Forest Hills, Maverick Appointed Date: 12/04/2004
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Linda Nairn
Vice Chair
Committees: Budget; Executive, Naming, Chair
District 10: Semmes, Tobin, Thousand Oaks Appointed Date: 10/01/2012
Date Expires: 9/30/2019
Ms. Margarita DeLeon
Committees: Executive; Facilities; Budget, Chair; PR
District 3: McCreless, Mission, Pan American  Appointed Date: 10/22/2015
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Judy Cruz
Committees: Executive, Naming, Public Relations
Mayoral Appointed Date: 06/09/2014
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Jean Brady
Immediate Past Chair
Committees: Executive; PR, Chair; Naming
District 1: Central, Kampmann, Landa, San Pedro, Westfall Appointed Date: 12/04/2003
Date Expires: 9/30/2019
Ms. Gloria M. Malone District 2: Carver, Pruitt, Schaefer Appointed Date: 09/20/2001
Date Expires9/30/2019
Ms. Andrea Sanchez
Committees: Facilities, Chair; Public Relations 
District 4: Cortez, Johnston Appointed Date:
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Lupe G. Ochoa
Committees: Budget; Public Relations; Facilities
District 5: Bazan, Collins Garden, Las Palmas, Memorial Appointed Date: 11/21/2013
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Lora Devlon Eckler
Committees: Facilities
District 6: Great Northwest, Guerra, Potranco Appointed Date: 03/29/2007
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Juspreet Kaur
Committees: Naming; Budget, Vice Chair
District 8: Cody, Igo Appointed Date: 08/20/2015
Date Expires: 9/30/2018
Ms. Marcie Ince
Committees: Budget
District 9: Brook Hollow, Parman, Encino Appointed Date03/02/2017
Date Expires9/30/2019

Board Agendas

Beginning with the January 28, 2015 San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees meeting, the agenda is available on the City of San Antonio's website. Please follow link below to connect to the agenda.

To view Minutes, select the Agenda for the meeting where the minutes were approved and click on the agenda item for the minutes. The minutes will be saved to the agenda item as a PDF file. While the column on the Agenda view states "not available" under the column "Minutes", the minutes are available by viewing the agenda item for the meeting.


  • Juspreet Kaur, Vice Chair
  • Linda Nairn
  • Lupe Ochoa
  • Marcie Ince
  • Margarita DeLeon, Chair
  • Paul Stahl, Chair
  • Linda Nairn, Vice Chair
  • Margarita DeLeon, Secretary
  • Judy Cruz, Treasurer
  • Jean Brady, Immediate Past Chair
  • Margarita DeLeon
  • Lupe Ochoa
  • Andrea Sanchez, Chair
  • Gloria M. Malone
  • Lora Devlon Eckler
  • Paul Stahl
  • Juspreet Kaur
  • Jean L. Brady
  • Judy Cruz
  • Linda Nairn, Chair
  • Paul Stahl
Public Relations
  • Andrea Sanchez
  • Jean L. Brady, Chair
  • Judy Cruz
  • Lupe Ochoa
  • Margarita DeLeon

Meeting Schedule

The Library Board of Trustees meets monthly on the 4th Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.. The Board does not meet in November and meets the 1st Wednesday of the month in December.