Library Board

Clayton County Library Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees consists of 11 members appointed by the Clayton County Commissioners. The Library Board is a legal entity that has the authority to make policy and govern the affairs of the Library.

What the Library Board does:

  • sets policy for the Library
  • defines the purpose and direction of the Library
  • demonstrates accountability to the community
  • hires and evaluates the Director, to whom it delegates authority for the day-to-day operations of the Library

Board Meetings

The Board meets quarterly on the second Tuesday of January, April, July and October at 2pm. To confirm the date, time, and location of a particular meeting, please contact the Headquarters Library at 770-473-3850.

All board meetings are open to the public.

Board Members

  • Ms. Brenda Morant, Chair (Term expires 06/30/2016)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Small, Vice Chair (Term expires 10/02/2015)
  • Ms. LaShonda R. Dillard, Secretary (Term expires 02/01/2016)
  • Ms. Pamela Lake, Treasurer (Term expires 06/30/2014)
  • Mrs. Patricia Shepherd (Term expires 06/30/2016)
  • Ms. Tonya L. Clements (Term expires 07/31/2015)
  • Ms. Jeanell Bridges (Term expires 06/30/2016)
  • Ms. Arlene Webster 
  • Mrs. Sherry Hamilton
  • Mrs. Gwendolyn McQueen (Term expires 06/30/2015)
  • Mr. Bernell Wesley