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President, Nicole Hunter (San Francisco University High School)

Nicole Hunter has been the librarian at San Francisco University High School since 2006. She is passionate about research and teaching students how to identify and assess sources in the ever deepening sea of information that we live in. She has beenan integral part of many school initiatives, from helping to implement the school’s iPad program in 2010 to being part of UHS’ well-regarded student mentoring program. She is equally interested in the analog and digital worlds and intermingles them on the podcast she hosts about her favorite craft: knitting.

Vice-President, Liz Price Patel (Redwood Day School)
Liz Price Patel is enjoying her sixth year as Head Librarian and Middle School Dean at Redwood Day in Oakland, CA. For the past 27 years, she has worked in and around school, public, and university libraries, including her high school and college alma maters: Ursuline Academy in St. Louis and the University of Chicago. When she's not hard at work, she can also be found happily exploring Bay Area nature and traveling farther afield when she can. 
  Treasurer, Brian Thomas (Saint Mary's College High School)
 Brian Thomas has been a teacher at Saint Mary's College High School since 1998 and, even better, a teacher-librarian since 2008.  Before earning his librarian chops, Brian taught English and knows the joys of teaching expository writing both in the classroom and the library.  He lives in Lafayette with his wife, daughter, and cat where he likes to cook and use our organization's namesake as an ingredient.

Secretary, Susanne DeRisi (Synergy School)

Susanne is the librarian for grades Young K - 8th at Synergy School in San Francisco. After getting her library degree in the early days of the internet explosion, she worked as a web producer and then in online scholarly publishing. Before becoming Librarian at Synergy, Susanne was a parent volunteer and had the good fortune to be mentored by Librarian Carolyn Karis.
Membership Director, Mark Roquet (Seven Hills School)

Mark Roquet is a librarian and history teacher at Seven Hills School in Walnut Creek. Mark has worked at school, law, and special libraries and in the educational software field. He believes school libraries are the best places. He lives in Benicia with his wife Katherine and their beloved beagle mix Pepita.


Member Libraries 2017-2018

All Saints’ Episcopal Day School
Archbishop Mitty High School
Archbishop Riordan High School
Athenian School
Aurora School
The Bay School
Bellarmine College Preparatory
Bentley School
Bishop O'Dowd High School
Blue Oak School
Bowman International School
Brandeis Marin
The Branson School
California Crosspoint High School
Capital Christian School
Carey School
Carondelet High School
Castilleja School
Cathedral School for Boys
Central Catholic High School
Charles Armstrong School
Children's Day School
Chinese American International
College Preparatory School
Convent & Stuart Hall
Convent of the Sacred Heart High School
Crystal Springs Uplands
De LaSalle High School
De Marillac Academy
Drew School
Emerson Elementary School
French American International
Girls Middle School
The Hamlin School
The Harker School
Head-Royce School
Holy Names High School

Jesuit High School
Jewish Community High School of the Bay
Junipero Serra High School
Katherine Delmar Burke School
Keys School
The King's Academy
Lick-Wilmerding High School
Live Oak School
Los Altos Christian
Marin Academy
Marin Catholic High School
Marin Country Day School
Marin Primary & Middle School
Marin School
Mark Day School
Menlo School
Mercy High School
Mercy High School Burlingame
Moreau Catholic High School
Mt. Tamalpais School
Notre Dame des Victoires
Notre Dame High School/Belmont
Notre Dame High School/San Jose
Nueva School
Oakland Hebrew Day School
Phillips Brooks School
Presentation High School
Presidio Hill School
Prospect Sierra
Quarry Lane School
Redwood Day School
The Renaissance School
Ripon Christian High School
Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School

Sacramento Country Day School
Sacramento Waldorf School
Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep
Sacred Heart Schools
Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School
Saint Mary's College High School
Salesian High School
San Domenico School
San Francisco Day School
San Francisco Friends School
San Francisco University High School
San Francisco Waldorf Grades School
San Francisco Waldorf High School
Santa Catalina School
Seven Hills School
Sonoma Academy
Sonoma Country Day School
St. Francis High School / Mountain View
St. Francis High School / Sacramento
St. Francis of Assisi
St. Ignatius College Preparatory
St. Mary's High School
St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School
St. Paul's Episcopal School
Stevenson Upper School
Synergy School
Tehiyah Day School
Town School for Boys
Trinity School
Turlock Christian School
Urban School of San Francisco
Valley Christian School
Woodside Priory School
York School

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