Board & Management

Mission Statement | Appointment of the Board |  Agenda & Minutes | Administration | Annual Reports | Policies | Strategic Plan | Becoming a Library Board Trustee

Mission Statement

Enriching lives and strengthening communities with lifelong learning resources.

Appointment of the Board

The Welland Public Library Board operates under the authority of the Ontario Public Libraries Act (http://www NULL.e-laws NULL.gov NULL.on NULL.ca/html/statutes/english/elaws_statutes_90p44_e NULL.htm) (R.S.O. 1990, chapter P.44). It is responsible for making policies for the operation of the Library; for obtaining adequate funding for Library materials, services and programs; and for promoting the Library in the community. Nine (9) Library Board members are appointed by Welland City Council for a 4-year term, concurrent with the term of the appointing City Council.

Library Board Members for the 2019-2022 term

Citizen Appointees
Melanie Gross-Kerho, Chair
Melissa McGlashan, Vice Chair
Lindsay Bryan
Anthony Dockrill
Carolyn Fast
Lee Gordyn
Fred Sullivan
Tina Van Tuyl

Council Appointee
Vacant

Interim Chief Executive Officer and Secretary-Treasurer
Julianne Brunet
Contact the Library Board
Phone: (905) 734-6210 ext. 2500/2502

Agendas & Minutes of Library Board Meetings

Library Board meetings generally are scheduled for the third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm, with the exception of July and August.

Schedule Date Date Change Time
Monday, January 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, February 25, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, March 18, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, April 15, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, May 27, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, June 17, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, September 16, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, October 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, November 18, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, December 16, 2019 7:00 pm
Agendas

January 21, 2019

February 25, 2019

March 18, 2019

Minutes

2019
2018
2017
2016

2015

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006

Library Management

Julianne Brunet, Interim Chief Executive Officer
905-734-6210, ext 2500/2502

Jason Redshaw, Manager of Collections and Resources
905-734-6210, ext 2503

Conor Echlin, Manager of Customer Experience
905-734-6210, ext 2509

Vanessa Szpurko, Manager of Programming and Outreach (Acting)
905-734-6210, ext 2508