Trustees

The Sequoyah Regional Library System is overseen by the Regional Library Board of Trustees that is composed of nine members from the local county boards. Appointments to the Regional Board includes five members from the Cherokee Board, two members from the Pickens Board and two members from the Gilmer Board.

The County Boards oversee the operations of the local library or libraries and reports to the Regional Board.

The Regional Board is responsible for overseeing the establishment, management, and maintenance of public libraries in the counties of Cherokee, Pickens and Gilmer. The Regional Board also appoints the Director, who administers and coordinates the operation of the library within the basic goals, objectives, policies, and principles approved by the Regional Library Board.

 

Contact the Board of Trustees

You can access the 2019-2020 Board  Meeting schedule here , and an accessible version here.

 

Upcoming Meetings

Email sequoyahregional@gmail.com for login instructions.

  • Cherokee County Public Library Board, Thursday, January 14, 2021, 4:00pm
  • Pickens County Public Library Board Time, Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 4:30pm
  • Gilmer County Public Library Board, January 21, 2021, 4:00pm
  • Sequoyah Regional Public Library Board, Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 4:00pm
Regional Board

Regional Board

Name     Position        Appointing Agency

Jane Shelnutt, Chair/ Cherokee County                                                                                  
Susan White, Vice-Chair/ Pickens County
Jerry Johnson, Secretary/ Gilmer County
Tom Hill/ Cherokee County
Eric Rein/ Cherokee County
Winship Durrett/ Pickens County
Rebecca Johnston/ Cherokee County
Bonny Spears/ Cherokee County
MyKey Cook/ Gilmer County

 

CHEROKEE BOARD

CHEROKEE BOARD

NAME     POSITION        APPOINTING AGENCY

Jane Shelnutt, Chair/ County
Tom Hill, Vice-Chair/ County
Sharon Morse, Secretary/ City-Ball Ground
Bonny Spears/ City-Holly Springs
Mary Johnston/ City-Woodstock
Joy Huddlestun/ City-Waleska
Randy Gravley/ County
Rebecca Johnston/ County
Eric Rein/ County
Hugh Beavers/ County
Carmen Slaughter/ City-Canton
PICKENS BOARD

PICKENS BOARD

NAME     POSITION        APPOINTING AGENCY

Valerie Skibicki, Chair/County
Susan White, Vice-Chair/County
Ann Roper, Secretary/City-Jasper
LeeAnna Spiva/County
Bill Miller/County
Winship Durrett/County
Nancy Hammer/County
Kayla Hollifield/City-Talking Rock
Marcia McDaniel/Jasper

 
GILMER BOARD

GILMER BOARD

NAME     POSITION        APPOINTING AGENCY

Jerry Johnson,Chair/ County
MyKey Cook, Vice Chair/ City-East Ellijay
Amy Sanford, Secretary/ City-Ellijay
Mitchell Morgan/ City-Ellijay
Linda Wright/ City-East Ellijay
Lynne Pritchett/ Board of Education
Wendy Wells/ Board of Education
Paul Nealey/ County
Jody Henry/County

The Sequoyah Regional Library System condemns racism in all its forms and strives to provide welcoming spaces and equitable library experiences to all people regardless of skin color. We are committed to providing open and equal access to resources and opportunities that contribute to a better future for our communities.

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