Library Board of Trustees

Agenda  folder Minutes

The Library Board of Trustees participates in the ongoing responsibilities of the governing body, including establishment of library policies and planning for future Library services and programs. Board members maintain an awareness of library issues and trends and the implications for library users. They act as a liaison with the public, interpreting and informing local government, media and public of Library services and needs.

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

5 members, 1 City Council Liaison (voting), and 1 Pennington County Liaison

SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS

None

RESIDENCY/REGISTERED VOTER REQUIREMENT

Members must be residents of Rapid City (with the exception of the County Liaison who will need to reside within Pennington County).

SUMMARY OF DUTIES

Members determine and adopt written policies which govern the operation and services of the Library. The Board represents the interests and needs of community members; sets an annual budget and approves expenditures of funds; monitors budget and expenses throughout the year. Reports activities to City and County Commissions annually.

MEETING

Meetings are typically held on the second Monday of every month at 12:00 p.m. held in Conference Room A at the Rapid City Public Library.

MEMBERSHIP

Faye Bice - Term Expires - December 2019
Dr. Judy Sneller - Term Expires - December 2019
Patrick Jones - Term Expires - December 2020 
Dr. Mike Mathews - Term Expires - December 2020
Mary Garrigan - Term Expires - December 2021
Lisa Modrick - Council Liaison - Term Expires - July 2019

CITY LIAISON

Terri Davis, Director
Rapid City Public Library
Phone: 605-394-6139
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PENNINGTON COUNTY LIAISON

Mark DiSanto

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Rapid City Municipal Code
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