Salt Lake City

Boards and Commissions

(801) 535-7743

Library Board

The Salt Lake City Public Library Board of Directors makes and adopts rules and regulations that govern the Salt Lake City Public library. This board oversees the library budget, including expenditures from the library fund, construction, lease, sale of library buildings and land, and the operation and care of the libraries and branches. The Board also produces an annual report to Mayor Biskupski and City Council on the condition and operation of the library, including financial statements.

Agendas and Minutes

Bylaws and Governing Documents


Meeting Information

Fourth Monday of the month, beginning at 4:00 p.m.

Main Library Boardroom, 210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

*Occasionally meets at other times or at other City branches.

Call (801) 524-8200 or visit www.slcpl.org for locations.


Member Qualifications

There are five to nine members on this board, with three year terms each. The Board will appoint one person as Director to have immediate charge of the library. The Director will act as executive officer of the Board and will have duties and compensation as determined. Not more than one member of the City Council can be a member of such a board.


Powers and Duties

This board oversees the library budget, including expenditures from the library fund, construction, lease, sale of library buildings and land, and the operation and care of the libraries and branches. The Board also produces an annual report to Mayor Biskupski and City Council on the condition and operation of the library, including financial statements.


Current Members

Members Serving Since Council District Term Expires
Emilie Charles 2011 3
Luana Chilelli 2011 3
Deeda Seed 2016 4
Lucinda Kindred 2016 4
Jana Ostler 2014 1
Alberta Comer 2014 6
Daniel Magpali 2017 7
Lu Marzullie 2017 2
Cathy Stokes 2017 4

Contact Information

Peter Bromberg, Executive Director

(801) 524-8201 or pbromberg@slcpl.org

Jennifer Beaty, Administrative Assistant

(801) 524-8205 or jbeaty@slcpl.org