Board of Trustees

Board PresidentTimothy Opdyke
Vice PresidentRickie Zappia
TreasurerLee Mittelstaedt
SecretaryStephanie Murray
TrusteeJeremy Willard
TrusteeCharity Shoen

Meetings are open to the public and are scheduled for the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 4pm.

2023 Planned Meetings:

  • January 18th @ 4:15pm
  • February 15th 4:15pm
  • March 15th 4:15pm
  • April 19th 4:15pm
  • May 17th 4:15pm
  • June 21st 4:15pm
  • July 19th 4:15pm
  • August 16th 4:15pm
  • September 20th 4:15pm
  • October 18th 4:15pm
  • November 15th 4:15pm
  • December 20th 4:15pm

Special Meeting: 6/12/23

How do you become a Hepburn Library of Norfolk Trustee?

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

If you are interested in becoming a Trustee, or helping the library in anyway- please consider reaching out to us. You can do so by using the contact page or by attending a meeting. Those interested in becoming a trustee send a letter of interest to the town, the town then appoints trustees. To see what is involved in becoming a trustee, check out this page: