Board of Trustees

The library is governed by a Board of Library Trustees composed of seven members. A Board member is appointed to a five-year term and may serve any number of terms but may serve no more than two consecutive terms. Officers are elected each year for one-year term. The powers and duties of the Board are outlined in §§ 23-401, et seq. of the Education Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

Members:

    • Caroll Visintainer, EdD, President 
    • Melissa J. Leonard, Vice President
    • Kaleb Hignutt, Treasurer
    • Sarah Dahl, Secretary
    • Stephen C. Fleegle
    • James B. Johnson
    • Tomas Davila

Executive Director: Deborah A. Bennett

Composition:

Seven citizens of Caroline County. Appointments are made from nominees provided to County Commissioners of Caroline County by the membership of the Board of Library Trustees.

Term of Office:

Five years, January 1 through December 31. Officer’s appointments commence July 1 and terminate on June 30. Board members may not serve more than 2 consecutive terms.

Meetings:

The Board of Library Trustees for Caroline County Public Library has a meeting scheduled on August 10, 2022 at 5:30pm

Click here to download the August 10th meeting agenda.

The 2022 scheduled meetings of the Board of Library Trustees are as follows:

  • January 26, 2022 (Agenda posted January 20, 2022)
  • April 13, 2022 (Agenda posted April 8, 2022)
  • June 8, 2022 (Agenda posted June 3, 2022)
  • August 10, 2022 (Agenda posted August 4, 2022)
  • October 12, 2022

Unless in closed session all meetings are open to the public. 

Minutes from Previous Broad of Trustee Meetings:

2022

2021

2020

Minutes from prior years are available for public review upon request.