From the New York Public Library:
The New York Public Library’s Board of Trustees elected three new members at its meeting today – Dr. Anthony Appiah, Beth Kojima and George Stephanopoulos.
“The Board of Trustees is very pleased to welcome these strong leaders in scholarship, philanthropy and civic engagement,” said New York Public Library Chairman Neil L. Rudenstine. “We look forward to having them as members of the Board, and to their contributions to our discussions and actions as we move forward.”
“I am honored to work alongside such a distinguished and committed Board of Trustees, whose members continue the proud tradition of excellent stewardship at one of the world’s great institutions,” said Library President Tony Marx. “At a time when people are accessing information in new and exciting ways, the Library’s leadership and vision are vital. These new Trustees will help to ensure that tradition moving forward, and help the Library meet the ever-expanding needs of the Library’s users in New York City and around the globe.”