A Westlake resident, Nolde is a Partner and Architect at Richard Fleischman & Partners Architects. He is also a member of the board of the American Institute of Architects Cleveland Chapter, and served as its Director of Development in 2015. Nolde received both Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Architecture degrees from Kent State University.
Nolde brings the Board experience in project management, scheduling, human resources and business finance. Having led a team that has built or renovated numerous libraries, he also offers a unique perspective on managing and adapting the library facility to meet changing needs.
Nolde takes the place of Sandra Hazners, whose term expired December 31, 2015.
The Board, the policy-making body of the library, is composed of seven members. The Library Board’s primary responsibilities are approving library policies, setting the budget, hiring a director and fiscal officer and advocating for the library. Terms are seven years with a maximum of two terms.