Board of Trustees

The Bay County Library System Board of Trustees consists of five members appointed to five-year terms by the County Commission for the purpose of governing the operations of the libraries. The Board of Trustees conducts its business based on the board bylaws and meets monthly. Board minutes may be viewed either below or at the Administrative Office of the Bay County Library System located at 500 Center Avenue, Bay City MI 48708. Please see the current meeting schedule below. The meeting time is 5:30 pm.

The Board of Trustees for 2024 are as follows:

Mary Herr headshot

Mary Herr


Term expires 6/30/2027



Sue Blondin headshot

Sue Blondin

Vice Chairperson

Term expires 6/30/2025



User silhouette

Paul Travis


Term expires 6/30/2029



Charlie Parke headshot

Charlie Parke


Term expires 6/30/2026



Douglas Stone headshot

Douglas Stone


Term expires 6/30/2028



Regular Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Schedule

Public notice will be posted in the branches if a change is made in the date, place, or time of the meeting.  The board minutes are stored at the library‚Äôs Administrative Office and are available for public inspection during regular business hours.

Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for participation in these meetings should contact the Board Office 5 days prior to the meeting at 989-894-2837 ext. 2225.

    January 24, 2024


    May 22, 2024  


September 25, 2024


   February 28, 2024


   June 26, 2024


  October 23, 2024


      March 27, 2024


    July 24, 2024


November 20, 2024


       April 24, 2024


  August 28, 2024


December 18, 2024


Annual board meeting immediately following the December 18, 2024, regular board meeting.