Library Board

Board Meeting Schedule NGRL Board Dalton-Whitfield Board Calhoun-Gordon Board Chatsworth-Murray Board 
The Library Board of Trustees for each branch consists of members appointed to approve matters of finance, policy, and planning in addition to acting as advocates for the library to the general public. The Regional Library Board of Trustees additionally has the responsibility of hiring the Library Director who administers the daily operations of the library system. Library Boards are further explained in Title 20, chapter 5, article 43 of the Georgia Code.

All board meetings are open to the public, except those designated as “called” or “executive session.” This gives the community the opportunity to have a voice in the operation of the library.

 

Board Meeting Schedule

Board of Trustees

Date & Time

Location

Collective Board Meeting (All Boards) May 22, 2018 at 5:00 PM Chatsworth-Murray County Library
Chatsworth-Murray August 9, 2018 at 5:30 PM Chatsworth-Murray County Library
Calhoun-Gordon August 7, 2018 at 4:30 PM Calhoun-Gordon County Library
Dalton-Whitfield August 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM Dalton-Whitfield County Library
NGRL August 28, 2018 at 5:30 PM Dalton-Whitfield County Library
Collective Board Meeting (All Boards) November 6, 2018 at 5:00 PM  Calhoun-Gordon County Library
Calhoun-Gordon February 12, 2018 at 4:30 PM Calhoun-Gordon County Library
Chatsworth-Murray February 14, 2018 at 5:30 PM Chatsworth-Murray County Library
Dalton-Whitfield February 21, 2018 at 4:00 PM Dalton-Whitfield County Library
NGRL February 26, 2018 at 5:00 PM Dalton-Whitfield County Library
 

Northwest Georgia Regional Library Board (NGRL)

Name

Position

Appointing Agency

John Hutcheson Board Chair Whitfield County Commission
Jim Gentry Board Vice-Chair Gordon County
Ann Compton Board Member City of Dalton
Nancy Calhoun Long Board Member Murray County Commissioner
Marcia Kendrick Board Member Murray County Commissioner
Frances McFarland Board Member City of Dalton
Kathryn Sellers Board Member Whitfield County Commission
Susan Bennett Board Member City of Calhoun
 

Dalton-Whitfield Board

Name

Position

Appointing Agency

Kathryn Sellers Board Chair Whitfield County
Jonathan L. Bledsoe Board Vice-Chair Whitfield County
Ann Compton Board Member City of Dalton
Alice Ensley Board Member Dalton City Schools
Frances McFarland Board Member City of Dalton
Cindy Morris Board Member Whitfield County
John Hutcheson Board Member Whitfield County
Jane Plunkett Board Member Whitfield County Schools
Pat Townsend Board Member City of Dalton
Vacant Board Member City of Dalton
 

Calhoun-Gordon Board

Name

Position

Appointing Agency

Jim Gentry Board Chair Gordon County
Susan Bennett Board Vice-Chair City of Calhoun
Kathleen Shirley Treasurer City of Calhoun
Amy Beason Secretary Gordon County
Jim Rosencrance Board Member Gordon County
 

Chatsworth-Murray Board

Name

Position

Appointing Agency

Nancy Calhoun Long Board Chair Murray County Commissioner
Marcia Kendrick Board Vice-Chair Murray County Commissioner
Tonja Puryear Treasurer Murray County Commissioner
Tiffany Longley Board Member Murray County Commissioner
Betty Hampton Board Member City of Chatsworth
Dianne Minter Board Member Murray County Commissioner
Ruth Greeson Board Member City of Eton
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