Library Board

Library Board

The Brantford Public Library Board is established under the Public Libraries Act. It's role is to govern the Brantford Public Library, create policies and ensure financial accountability. 

The Board is made up of seven community volunteers and two representatives from the City of Brantford municipal council. Learn more about the Brantford Public Library Board

Board members

  • Diego Aguilar
  • Rebecca Breen 
  • Alec Fiszauf
  • Josie Heath
  • Marion McGeein - Board Chair
  • Matt Reniers - Vice-Chair
  • Karen Towler
  • Councillor Gino Caputo
  • Councillor Mandy Samwell

The current Board's term runs until 2026. Board vacancies are posted on the City of Brantford's website.

Delegations to the Library Board

Residents and community association representatives may attend and address the Board as a delegation. Please complete our Board Delegation Form if you are interested in addressing the Board as a delegation.

Board Agendas and Minutes

Library Board and Committee meetings are currently held through Zoom. Email lboard@brantfordlibrary.ca to attend a digital meeting.

2024 Board Agendas/Minutes

Review Committee Meeting: January 11: Agenda

Board Meeting: January 18: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: January 30: Agenda

Board Meeting: February 15: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee Meeting: February 28: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: March 21: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: April 18: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: May 16: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: June 20: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: August 15: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: September 19: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: October 17: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: November 21: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: December 19: Agenda / Minutes

2023 Board Agendas/Minutes

Board Meeting: January 19: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: February 16: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: March 16: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: March 28: Agenda

Review Committee: March 29: Agenda

Board Meeting: April 20: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: April 25: Agenda

Review Committee: May 3: Agenda 

Board Meeting: May 18: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: May 29: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: May 30: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: July 25: Agenda 

Board Meeting: August 17: Agenda / Minutes 

Planning and Policy Committee: August 29: Agenda                                                                        

Board Meeting: September 21: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: October 3: Agenda

Review Committee: October 4: Agenda

Board Meeting: October 19: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: November 2: Agenda

Review Committee: November 29: Agenda

Board Meeting: December 21: Agenda / Minutes

2022 Board Agendas/Minutes

 

Board Meeting: January 20: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: January 26: Agenda

Board Meeting: February 17: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: February 23: Agenda

Board Meeting: March 17: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: March 30: Agenda

Board Meeting: April 21: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: April 28: Agenda

Board Meeting: May 19: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: May 26: Agenda

Review Committee: July 14: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: August 12: Agenda

Board Meeting: August 18: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: September 8: Agenda

Board Meeting: September 15: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: September 28: Agenda

Board Meeting: October 20: Agenda / Minutes

Governance Committee: November 2: Agenda

Review Committee: November 11: Agenda

Board Meeting: November 17: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: December 15: Agenda / Minutes

2021 Board Agendas/Minutes

Board Meeting: January 21: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee: January 25: Agenda 

Planning and Policy Committee: January 27: Agenda 

Board Meeting: January 28: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: February 24: Agenda

Governance Committee: February 25: Agenda

Board Meeting: March 18: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: March 31: Agenda

Review Committee: April 8: Agenda

Board Meeting: April 15: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: April 22: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: May 20: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: June 8: Agenda

Review Committee: August 19: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: August 25: Agenda

Board Meeting: August 26: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee: September 15: Agenda

Board Meeting: September 23: Agenda / Minutes

Planning and Policy Committee: September 29: Agenda

Review Committee: October 13: Agenda

Board Meeting: October 21: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee: October 25: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee Meeting: November 10: Agenda

Board Meeting: November 18: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee: November 29: Agenda

Planning and Policy Committee: December 14: Agenda

Board Meeting: December 16: Agenda / Minutes

2020 Board Agendas/Minutes

Board Meeting: January 16: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: March 19: Minutes

Board Meeting: April 1: Minutes

Board Meeting: April 23: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: May 21: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: June 18: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: August 20: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: September 17: Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting: October 15: Agenda / Minutes

Policy & Planning Committee: October 26: Agenda 

Review Committee: October 26: Agenda 

Review Committee: November 6: Agenda

Board Meeting: November 19: Agenda / Minutes

Review Committee: November 30: Agenda

Governance Committee: Dec. 3: Agenda 

Planning and Policy Committee: Dec 7: Agenda

Board Meeting: December 17: Agenda / Board

 

 2019 Board Agendas/Minutes
 

January 17, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

February 21, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

March 11, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

March 21, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

April 18, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

May 16, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

June 20, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

August 29, 2019: Agenda / Minutes 

September 19, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

October 17, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

November 21, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

December 19, 2019: Agenda / Minutes

 2018 Board Agendas/Minutes
 

January 18, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

March 8, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

March 29, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

April 19, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

May 17, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

June 21, 2018: AgendaMinutes

August 15, 2018: Agenda, Minutes 

August 30, 2018 (3 p.m. start): Agenda / Minutes

September 20, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

October 18, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

November 15, 2018: Agenda / Minutes

December 13, 2018: Agenda / Minutes