Digital Services Advisory Council

To advise METRO on the development of digital services and digital initiatives planning in the region and on the use of RBDB funds for technology. To make recommendations for the allocation of resources toward existing and new digital services for METRO member libraries and librarians. To aid METRO in identifying emerging trends, technologies, services and policies with potential to affect the library/information world and share this information with members. To assist METRO in building relationships with regional and national organizations and individuals working to improve library services in digital environments.


Anthony Cocciolo (2015, member since 2014)
Assistant Professor
Pratt Institute


Sarah Gentile (2015-2016)
Digital Project Archivist 
Brooklyn Academy of Music

Natalie Milbrodt (2014-2015)
Digital Content & Strategy Coordinator
Director, Queens Memory Project
Queens Library

Henry Raine (2015-2016)
Director of Library Digital and Technical Services
New York Historical Society

Madeleine Thompson (2015-2016)
Institutional Archivist and Digital Resources Manager
Wildlife Conservation Society 

Kyle Triplett (2015-2016)
Librarian, Rare Book Division
New York Public Library

Nicholas Webb (2014-2016)
Assistant Archivist
Mount Sinai Medical Center


Anne Karle-Zenith
Digital Services Manager

Margo Padilla
Strategic Programs Manager