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 2014-2018 term

Citizen Appointees
Melanie Gross-Kerho, Chair
Marc Skelton, Vice-Chair
Lindsay Bryan
Evelyn Comely
Anthony Dockrill
Carolyn Fast
Glen Johnston
Fred Sullivan

Council Appointee
John Chiocchio

Chief Executive Officer and Secretary-Treasurer
Qingyi Su
Contact the Library Board
Phone: (905) 734-6210 ext. 2500 or 2510

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 16, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, February 27, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, March 20, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, April 24, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, May 15, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, June 19, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, September 18, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, October 16, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, November 20, 2017 7:00 pm
Monday, December 11, 2017 7:00 pm
Agendas

Minutes

2017
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2015

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2012
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2006

Library Contacts

Qingyi (Ken) Su (qksu null@null wellandlibrary NULL.ca), Chief Executive Officer
905-734-6210, ext. 2500

Julianne Brunet (jbrunet null@null wellandlibrary NULL.ca), Manager of Public Services
905-734-6210, ext 2502

Marla Bestward, Coordinator of Community Engagement
905-734-6210, ext 2513

Heather Crole-McPeake, Coordinator of Branch Services
905-322-1061

Conor Echlin, Coordinator of Reference & Information Services
905-734-6210, ext 2509

Daniella Liebregts-Hamilton, Coordinator of Children’s & Youth Services
905-734-6210, ext 2508

Anna Murtaugh, Coordinator of Technical Services
905-734-6210, ext 2504

Jason Redshaw, Coordinator of Adult Services
905-734-6210, ext 2503