Library Board

Seven Library Board members serve seven-year terms that expire on June 30. Terms are staggered with one term expiring each year. Four Library Board members are appointed by the County Commissioners and three are appointed by the Common Pleas Court Judges. Once appointed, the Library Board is a body politic and political subdivision of the State of Ohio with autonomous responsibility for library operations.

Jake Yanchar

Jake Yanchar

President

Hambden
Appointed by: Judges
Term Expires: 2023

Kathryn Pitrone

Kathryn Pitrone

Vice President

Hambden
Appointed by: Judges
Term Expires: 2018

Paul Newman

Paul Newman

Secretary

Hambden
Appointed by: Judges
Term Expires: 2020

Gordon Burgess

Gordon Burgess

Trustee

Munson
Appointed by: Comminisioners
Term Expires: 2019

Karen Delano

Karen Delano

Trustee

Bainbridge
Appointed by: Commissioners
Expires on: 2022

Joshua Hutchinson

Joshua Hutchinson

Trustee

Bainbridge
Appointed by: Commissioners
Term Expires: 2017

Raymond Rundelli

Raymond Rundelli

Trustee

Auburn
Appointed by: Commissioners
Term Expires: 2021

Meetings

The Geauga County Public Library meets on the third Tuesday of each month. Meetings are held at 4:00 P.M.

2017 Meetings

Tuesday, January 24 Administrative Center (Please note date change)
Tuesday, February 21 Administrative Center
Wednesday, March 15, 2 – 4 p.m.: Administrative Center, GCPL Ad Hoc Facilities Committee meeting on the potential purchase of property
Tuesday, March 21 Geauga West Branch
Tuesday, April 25 Administrative Center (Please note date change)
Wednesday, May 3, 2 – 4 p.m.: Administrative Center – Ad Hoc Facilities Meeting
Monday, May 15, 8 a.m. Administrative Center: Personnel Committee Meeting
Tuesday, May 16 Bainbridge Branch (Budget hearing prior to 4 p.m. regular board meeting start)
Thursday, June 15 – Ad Hoc Facilities Review Committee meeting – 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Administrative Center
Monday, June 19 Personnel Committee meeting – 8:00 a.m. at Administrative Center
Tuesday, June 20 Middlefield Branch
Tuesday, July 18 Thompson Station
Special Board Meeting  Thursday, August 3 – 4 p.m. – Administrative Center meeting room to discuss matters related to the bond issue proposal.
Tuesday, August 15 Newbury Station
Tuesday, September 19 Chardon Branch
Tuesday, October 17 Geauga West Branch
Tuesday, November 21 Middlefield Branch
Tuesday, December 19 Administrative Center