Do you have a passion for your Douglas County Libraries’ mission and vision and wish to play an instrumental role in the future success of the library district?
Applicants for the Trustee position will have diverse skills and expertise including, but not limited to, strategic business planning, communications, technology, finance or law. In addition, it is preferred that applicants have knowledge of board governance, experience serving on a board and knowledge of Douglas County communities.
Library Trustees are appointed by the Douglas County Commissioners to a three-year term with a limit of four terms. Each member is expected to attend regular monthly evening meetings, informal monthly board lunches, and an annual half-day retreat. Members are also required to serve on various committees with ongoing responsibilities. Candidates are also encouraged to review Article III of the Library Board of Trustees Policies and Bylaws, “Powers and Responsibilities” for board expectations.