Columbia County Rural Library Board of Trustees meets on the 3rd Monday of every month at 7pm via Zoom. If the 3rd Monday falls on a holiday the meeting will take place the 4th Monday. 

If you would like to contact the Board of Trustees please use the following email address:

if you would like to apply to become a Library Trustee just fill out our Trustee Application Board Fact Sheet.

picture of Jay Ball wearing a grey baseball cap

Jay Ball, Board Chair

Karin Spann photo

Karin Spann, Vice Chair

Michele Smith photo
Michele Smith, Secretary

Sharon Mendel, Treasurer

Chuck Beleny photo
Chuck Beleny

The Columbia County Rural Library District is dependent on the trust of its community to successfully achieve its mission. Therefore, it is crucial that all Board members conduct business on behalf of the Columbia County Rural Library District with the highest level of integrity avoiding any misconduct. 

Board of Trustees Ethics Policy and Code of Conduct

2020 Minutes

All Board Minutes prior to 2016 are available in the Library.