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
Carolyn Fast
Lee Gordyn
Alan O’Neill
Fred Sullivan
Tina Van Tuyl

Council Appointee
Vacant

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

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  April 8, 2019 &
April 15, 2019
7:00 pm
Monday, May 27, 2019  Monday May 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Monday, June 17, 2019 7:00 pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 10:00am
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

April 8, 2019

April 15, 2019

May 13, 2019

June 17, 2019

August 7, 2019

Minutes

2019
2018
2017
2016

2015

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006

Library Management

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

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

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

Daniella Liebregts-Hamilton, Manager of Programming & Outreach
905-734-6210, ext 2508

Vanessa Szpurko, Manager of Programming and Outreach (Acting)