The Board of Trustees of the Huron Public Library is accepting applications for an open Board position. Service on the Board of Trustees is voluntary and without compensation. The Trustees are appointed by the Huron School District Board of Education upon recommendation by the Library’s Board. Trustees serve a 7 year term, or less, if completing an unexpired term.
Trustee application forms and a job description can be obtained at the Circulation Desk of the Huron Public Library or by clicking on above links. Completed applications are due at the Library by closing hours on Friday, October 12, 2018.
The Board of Trustees is composed of seven members. The Board currently meets on the second WEDNESDAY of each month at 7:00 p.m. The duties of the Board include setting the annual budget of the library, establishing library policy, approving library staff appointments and benefits, advocating the library to the community, planning for the future of the library, and securing funds needed to operate the library. The Trustees take an oath to perform their duties as defined by the Ohio Revised Code.
Candidates must have a strong interest in the welfare of the library and a belief in intellectual freedom. They must have the time and energy to devote to the library. All candidates must be at least eighteen years of age and reside in the Huron City School District. Trustees are chosen to represent the diversity of the community including a balance of experience and/or skills in a variety of fields.
For more information on the Huron Public Library and its Board of Trustees, contact Terry Griffith, Vice President of the Board at email@example.com.