The Library Board of Trustees exists to govern the library, create policy and to ensure financial accountability. Through an understanding of the community and a strong relationship with City Council, the Board advocates for the Library as a whole and ensures that it has clear goals and objectives for meeting community needs. The Board consists of 5 Citizen Appointees, 2 Coucil Representatives and a member of the Friends of the Library and the Library Foundation. Board terms are until 2022.


Dan Moloney, Board Chair
Gillian Sandeman, Board Vice Chair
Amy Bowen
Leigh McEachran
Kemi Akepo, Council Representative
Henry Clarke, Council Representative
Barb Connor, Friends of the Library Representative
Jayne White, Library Foundation Representative

The Board meets on Tuesdays starting at 5:30pm in the Library Boardroom. 

  • January 7, 2020
  • February 11, 2020
  • March 10, 2020
  • April 7, 2020
  • May 12, 2020
  • June 16, 2020
  • September 1, 2020
  • October 6, 2020
  • November 10, 2020
  • December 8, 2020

To review all Library Board minutes as of May 26, 2015 visit the Peterborough City Council website.

The Peterborough Public Library Board is established under the Public Libraries Act. Trustees sit for a four-year term concurrent with City Council and may be reappointed.