Friends of the Napa Library have named Dave Abbott to its board of directors.
Abbott will serve out the term of outgoing board member Tom Craft.
Abbott has been a longtime volunteer with friends of the library book sales. A graduate of Napa High School and UC Berkeley, he worked for many years in the corporate world. He took an early retirement and then earned a teaching credential.
For 25 years, Abbott taught at the Napa Valley Adult School in the ESL and Adults with Disabilities programs, retiring in 2017.
He continues to work at the Veterans Home of California at Yountville teaching mental fitness.
Find more information on the Friends of the Napa Library at folnapa.org.