There is a current vacancy on the Hepburn Library of Norfolk’s Board of Trustees
Many of our Board members choose to serve because they enjoy the library and see it as a valuable resource to our community. The Library operates as a separate entity chartered by the NYS Board of Regents and operates under the State Education and the Division of Library Development.
How to become a Board Trustee/ General Qualifications:
Trustees live in Norfolk, New York and have set term limits (these are governed by Board approved Bylaws) Trustees must come to regularly scheduled board meetings and occasional emergency meetings. Trustees also sign an Oath of Office with the town and serve without compensation.
Trustees work to:
1. Advocate for the Library in the community
2. Plan for the future of the Library
3. Monitor and evaluate the Library
4. Set policies
5. Hire and evaluate the Library Director
To find out more about what Trustees do, check out the North Country Library System’s–> What’s My Job