The Library Board provides oversight and guidance to the library.
Gay Guthrie - Chair
Joanna Rolland - Vice Chair
Jim Duncan - Trustee
Don Evans - Trustee
Ruth Fountain - Trustee (Oro-Medonte Representative)
Karen Hewitt - Trustee
Peter Hislop - Trustee
Tony Madden - City Council Representative
Mort Seymour - Trustee
Paul Spears - City Council Representative
Ron Stevens - Trustee (Severn Township Council Representative)
Suzanne Campbell (Library CEO) - Secretary
The Library Board of Trustree meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. (except July and August) at the Orillia Public Library. The meetings are open to the public.
The Orillia Public Library Board has eleven members who serve for a four year term concurrent with Orillia City Council The Board is composed of:
The City Council representative is chosen by Council when it takes office after a municipal election. Orillia City Council advertises the Library Board openings for Citizens-at large in the local newspaper prior to each municipal election. Any interested citizen is free to apply to Council by letter for a seat on the Board. If openings occur on the Library Board during its term of office, new appointees are selected in the manner described above. Representatives from Oro-Medonte and Severn Township are chosen by their respective Council when it takes office after a municipal election.
Orillia Public Library Board
36 Mississaga Street West
Email the Library Board
Phone: Suzanne Campbell, CEO, 705-325-2338