Library Advisory Board
Purpose: To act in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian.
Information: More information on the Library Advisory Board is available in the handbook, available here.
- Josh Vander Veen, Chair - District 4
- Lise Talbott - District 1
- Dorothy Finnegan - District 2
- Stella Beratlis - District 3
- Sue Henderson - District 5
- Shanyn Avila - At-Large (Education)
The Library Advisory Board is composed of nine members. One member will be appointed by the Board of Supervisors from each supervisorial district. Four at-large members, from the constituencies of education, business, and agriculture will be chosen by the original five members. One of these at-large members may be a member of the library's Youth Advisory council, chosen by that group to represent them on the Library Advisory Board. Any Youth Advisory Council member will be non-voting.
The Library Advisory Board meets the third Thursday of January, April, July, October at 4:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.
Location: Modesto Library Conference Room.
Next Meeting: October 21, 2021 - This will be a virtual meeting using Zoom.
Sarah Dentan, County Librarian
Stanislaus County Library