Board of Trustees

LOPL

The Regional Board of Trustees of Live Oak Public Libraries meets at 5:00 PM on the third Tuesday of every other month in the Board Room at the Bull Street Library, 2002 Bull Street, Savannah. Board meetings are open to the public.

Scroll to the bottom of the page for links to the archive of past rosters and meeting minutes.

Board Meetings

Upcoming Meetings
December 12, 2017 – 5:00 PM: Executive Committee Meeting
December 19, 2017 – 5:00 PM: Regional Board Meeting
January 8, 2018 – 5:00 PM (tentative): Liberty County Board Meeting – Hinesville Library
January 9, 2018 – 5:00 PM: Executive Committee Meeting
January 16, 2018 – 4:00 PM: Chatham County Board Meeting
January 16, 2018 – 5:00 PM: Regional Board Meeting
January 17, 2018 – 10:00 AM: Effingham County Board Meeting – Springfield Library

Past Board Meeting Minutes
10-18-2017: Effingham County Board Meeting
10-17-2017: Regional Board Meeting
10-17-2017: Chatham County Board Meeting
10-16-2017: Liberty County Board Meeting
09-28-2017 Called Regional Board Meeting Minutes
09-26-2017 Regional Board Meeting Minutes
08-15-2017 Called Regional Board Meeting Minutes
07-18-2017 Regional Board Meeting Minutes
07-18-2017 Chatham County Board Meeting Minutes
07-11-2017 Called Regional Board Meeting Minutes
2016 – 2017
2015 – 2016

Past Board Committee Meeting Minutes
09-19-2017Executive Committee Meeting Minutes
07-11-2017 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes
2016 – 2017
2015 – 2016

Past Board Meeting Agendas
10-10-2017 Executive Committee Meeting Agenda
09-26-2017 Regional Board Meeting Agenda
08-15-2017 Called Regional Board Meeting Agenda
2016 – 2017

Board of Trustees

Live Oak Public Libraries Board of Trustees Organizational Chart

Live Oak Public Libraries Constitution and Bylaws

Board of Trustees’ Values

Live Oak Public Libraries serves Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties. As such, each county has a County Board. Representatives from each County Board also serve on the Regional Board of Trustees.

Regional Board Members 2017 – 2018

Charlotte Welch, Chair
Dawoud Stevenson, Vice-Chair
Frank Mendelson, Treasurer
Idell Biles
Charles Golphin
Dean L. Horstman
Kelli Lariscy, Effingham County Rep.
Becky Long, Effingham County Rep.
Sanda S. Thomson
Kate Smith, Library Foundation Rep. (non-voting)

Chatham County Board 2017-2018

Dean L. Horstman, Chair
Sanda S. Thomson, Vice Chair
Frank Mendelson, Treasurer
Idella Biles
Charles Golphin
Dawoud Stevenson
Charlotte Welch
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Effingham County Board 2017-2018

Becky Long, Chair, Regional Board Rep.
James Dasher, Vice-Chair
Martha Knowlton, Treasurer/Secretary
Dr. Sandra Nethels
Larry Weddle
Kelli Lariscy (City of Guyton), Regional Board Rep.
Carla Freels

Liberty County Board 2017 – 2018

Rose Mary Brown, Vice-Chairman
Briana Pickett, Secretary
LaFayne May
Rev. Douglas Harn
LaMonica Jenkins
Dr. Modibo Kadalie
Yvonne Woods
Kathryn Walden

Members of the Live Oak Public Libraries Board of Trustees can be contacted at:
Live Oak Public Libraries
2002 Bull Street, Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 652-3600

Board of Trustees Archive

Click on the links below for records of past Board rosters, meeting minutes and agendas.
2016 – 2017
2015 – 2016
2014 – 2015
2013 – 2014