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Victoria Public Library Advisory Board

The Victoria Public Library is operated jointly by the City of Victoria and County of Victoria.  The purposes of the Victoria Public Library Advisory Board are:


To develop and establish immediate and long range policies for the Library within the overall

      policies of the City & County;

To review budgets proposed by the Library administration and to recommend to the City and  

     County adjustments, changes and final adoption of those budgets;

To act as liaison between the governing bodies of the City and County;

To perform such other duties and functions as delegated by the City and County.



The Library Advisory Board is composed of eleven members.


City Council Appointed Members

Allison Marek (September 2016)
Kim Raley Pickens (September 2014)
Marco Porras (September 2014)
Sammie Sue Hendrix (September 2015)

City & County Joint Appointed Member
Carl Ruschhaupt (September 2014)

Bronte Club Representative
Penni Gietz

County Commissioner Court Appointed Members
Debra Swenson (September 2016)
Jessica Gumm (September 2016)
Uppinder Mehan (September 2015)
Jewel Buchanan (September 2014)

Friends of the Library Representative
Shirley Clements



Regular meetings of the Library Advisory Board are held at the Victoria Public Library, 302 N. Main, Victoria, Texas, monthly on the third Wednesday at noon.


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