Our Baxter Public Library Board of Trustees governs all aspects of our library. The board consists of five community members that serve a 6 year term. Our current board members are Donna Akins, Liz Kielly, Greg Pickett, Barb Schmidt and Leah Wall. The board meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm.
The library board has the following five primary roles.
- Advocate for the library in the community.
- Plan for the future of the library.
- Monitor and evaluate the overall effectiveness of the library.
- Adopt library policies.
- Hire and evaluate the library director.