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Baker County Library District

Board of Directors

Baker County Library District is an independent unit of local government dedicated to library operation in Baker County and is governed by an independent, unpaid Board of Directors elected by the local community. Board members serve 4-year terms. Board duties operations are outlined in the Board Governance Policy available on the Policies webpage.

The Board meets regularly on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6.00p in the Riverside Meeting Room at the Baker County Public Library, 2400 Resort St, Baker City.

Board meetings are open to the public. Suggestions and questions are welcome in an open comment period at the start of the meeting. 

Agendas for upcoming meetings and minutes of past meetings are posted below.

Board contact information and terms

You can contact the entire Board of Directors by emailing board@bakerlib.org. You can also contact each individual Board member.

  • Position 1: Beth Bigelow*
bbigelow@bakerlib.org  
*Appointed on 8/12/19 to replace vacancy by Amanda "Della" Steele, deceased 6/24/19.
Election certification, May 16 2017
Term ends: June 2021
  • Position 2: Betty Palmer
Term ends: June 2021
  • Position 3: Kyra Rohner
Office: Vice President
Term ends: June 2021
  • Position 4: Gary Dielman
Office: President
Election certification, May 21 2019
Term ends: June 2023
  • Position 5: Frances Vaughan
Election certification, May 21 2019
Term ends: June 2023

Complete board membership list for download (PDF)

Meetings

2020-21

  • Jul 13 2020
    • Agenda & packet
    • Primary agenda topic(s) 
      • Pandemic Response & Re-opening Activities
      • Election of officers for FY20-21 (ACTION)
      • Establishing regular meeting time (ACTION)
      • Appointing Agents of Record (ACTION)
      • Director & financial reports

2019-20

2018-19

  • Jun 10 2019
  • May 13 2019
  • Apr 8 2019
  • Mar 11 2019
  • Feb 11 2019 *CANCELED* DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER

2017-18

2016-17

2015-16

2014-15

2013-14

2012-13

Resolutions

2018-19

2017-18

Board Member Resources

Print copy of The Complete Library Trustee Handbook by Sally Gardner Reed and Jillian Kalonick issued to each board member upon taking office.