About Us

Board of Trustees

Members of the Board of Trustees are appointed by the Spartanburg County Council. The Board holds regular meetings on the third Thursday at 5:00 p.m. in the BMW Board Room located on the third floor of the Headquarters Library; however, the Board may choose to convene at a branch library location. Please call 864-596-3507 to confirm meeting location.

Meetings are open to the public. Public comments are welcomed. Please contact Todd Stephens, County Librarian at 864-596-3507 if you are interested in addressing the Board of Trustees.

If you would like to contact a member of the Libraries' Board of Trustees, please contact the Libraries' Administrative Office at 864-596-3507.

Trustee Name District
John T. E. Cribb, Chairman At-Large
John S. Gooch, Jr., Vice-Chairman 4
Jennifer S. Moore, Secretary 2
Randy J. Foster, Treasurer At-Large
Derham Cole At-Large
Earlene G. Cyrill 6
Paula Petty Dotson 5
English L. J. Gibbs 1
Rodney S. Goode At-Large
Mary Speed Lynch 3
Byron J. Morris At-Large

Board Agendas are posted at least 24 hours before the convening of the Board of Trustees’ meeting.

Board of Trustees’ meeting minutes reflect specific action taken by the Board. Board minutes are public documents and available upon request. A request for copies may fall under the Freedom of Information Act, and associated fees may apply. To review or request a copy of specific minutes, please contact Todd Stephens, County Librarian, at 864-596-3507.

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November 16 November 15 November 21 November 19
December (no meeting scheduled) Electronic, 12/14 @ 12pm
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