Oldham County Board of Trustees

The Oldham County Public Library District is governed by a board of five trustees approved by the Fiscal Court of Oldham County. Efforts are made to have at least one trustee from each of the communities served by an Oldham County Branch Library. Board meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at the Main Library, 308 Yager Avenue, in LaGrange; check our board meeting schedule to see when the next meeting will be held. Regular board meetings begin at 6:30 pm and are open to the public.

Library Board Member Openings


JOB TITLE: Member, Board of Trustees (two positions)


LOCATION: Library Boards are required by law to maintain a geographical representation of the county. In keeping with that requirement, the Board is seeking members to represent the LaGrange and Crestwood areas.


SCHEDULE: Generally a maximum of four hours per month including one monthly meeting, continuing education opportunities, and visiting Library branches/staff.


DUTIES: Job description attached. The Oldham County Public Library employs approximately 45 full and part time personnel working in three branch locations. The Library has an operational budget of approximately $2.5 million derived primarily from local property taxes.


QUALIFICATIONS: In addition to the geographical requirement, the Board seeks to develop an array of talented members with complementary skills. All candidates will, however, be considered.


COMPENSATION: None. Board members are reimbursed for expenses such as travel or conferences incurred in their official capacity only.


CLOSING DATE: Application form is available online and at the Circulation Desk at each branch. Applications will be accepted until August 15, 2016.


TO APPLY: Submit application, cover letter and resume via mail, email, or in person to:



Oldham County Public Library

Susan Eubank, Director

ATTN: Board Selection Committee

308 Yager Avenue

LaGrange, KY 40031

FAX: (502) 222-1141


Click here for application

Trustees for 2014-2015

Sallie Haynes, President

Pewee Valley, 2nd term expires 9-30-2017

Fred C. Tolsdorf, Vice President

Crestwood, 2nd term expires 9-30-2016

Jennifer Proud, Secretary

Prospect, 1st term expires 9/30/2019

David Lee Hutchinson, Treasurer

LaGrange, 1st term expires 9-30-2019

Virginia Snell,
Member, LaGrange
1st term expires 9-30-2017

M. Susan Eubank, Library Director


2015-2016 Meeting Schedule

The Oldham County Public Library Board of Trustees meets the second Thursday of every month. Meetings are held in the Board Room of the Main Library, 308 Yager Avenue in LaGrange. The meetings start at 6:30 pm. All meetings are open to the public.

If you wish to address the Board at a meeting please call the Director at 502-222-9713, extension 304, one week in advance of the meeting. If you would like to be notified of a Special Called Meeting or a meeting change in the schedule, please send your e-mail address or telephone number to the Library Director at 502-222-9713, extension 304.

November 12th, 2015 December 10th, 2015 January 14th, 2016
February 11th, 2016 March 10th, 2016 April 21st, 2016
May 12th, 2016 June 9th, 2016 July 14th, 2016
August 11th, 2016 DATE CHANGE: September 15th, 2016 October 13th, 2016