Board of Trustees

The Tuscarawas County Public Library System Board meets the 3rd Monday of each month in the Main Library's meeting room at 5:30PM


Board Members

Mary Burns (President)
Appointed by County Commissioners, at-large
Email: mburns@barbourbooks.com
Appointed 1996, term ends 4/30/2021
 
Merry Pretorius (Vice-President)
Appointed by Court of Common Pleas, represents Tuscarawas area
Email: keithandmerry@gmail.com
Appointed 1999, term ends 12/31/2024
 
Nancy Wharmby (Secretary)
Appointed by County Commissioners, represents Bolivar area
Email: wharmn@aol.com
Appointed 2007, term ends 5/21/2023
 
Vacancy
Appointed by Court of Common Pleas, at-large
Email: 
Appointed xx, term ends xx
 
Kait Gallagher-Wilsterman
Appointed by County Commissioners, represents Strasburg area
Email: kgallagherwilsterman@myhospice.org 
Appointed 2017, term ends 5/01/2025
 
Michael Ernest
Appointed by County Commissioners, represents New Philadelphia area
Email: mernest@jurlawfirm.com
Appointed 2015, term ends 5/01/2019
 
Tony Yoder
Appointed by Court of Common Pleas, represents Sugarcreek area
Email: tyoder@invp.com
Appointed 2016, term ends 12/31/2022
 
 

 
Board Committees 2019
 
Building and Grounds
Tony Yoder, Chair
Merry Pretorius
Kait Gallagher-Wilsterman 
 
 
Extension Services
Merry Pretorius, Chair 
Nancy Wharmby
Kait Gallagher-Wilsterman
 
Marketing and Public Relations
Kait Gallagher-Wilsterman, Chair
Michael Ernest
Nancy Wharmby
 
Finance
Vacancy, Chair
Tony Yoder
Michael Ernest
 
Personnel
Nancy Wharmby, Chair
Vacancy
Merry Pretorius
 
Records Retention
Mary Burns, Chair
Michael Ernest
Vacancy
 
 
Note: The President of the Board is an ex officio member of all committees.
 

Source URL: https://www.tusclibrary.org/board