Board of Library Trustees

The Board of Library Trustees, a governing body of the Library, helps to support Somerville Public Library's long-range planning, advocacy, public relations, outreach, and fundraising efforts.

The Somerville Public Library enhances the Somerville experience by acting as a trusted community connector, providing cultural and learning opportunities to all. Trustees meet monthly and serve on subcommittees.

Katherine L. Van Sleet, President
Maren Chiu, Vice President
Laura Saunders
Peter Scheidler
Judy Walter
Carla Lillvik
April Kuehnhoff

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