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Community Library Board of Trustees


The Library Board of Trustees consists of seven members appointed by the City Council to staggering six-year terms.  To make and adopt, amend or modify rules and regulations for the care, use, government and management of the library, to have control of the expenditure of all funds allocated for the library by the City Council and all money available by gift, donations and fines and rentals.  To employ a librarian and to authorize the librarian to employ assistants and employees and to fix compensation.  Go to Alta Community Library for more information.

Trustee Name



Rick Weinhold (chair) [email protected] 07/06/2009 – 06/30/2023
Sue Boyd [email protected] 11/09/2009 – 06/30/2018
Joyce Sandine [email protected] 05/06/2002 – 06/30/2018
 Anna Garcia   07/01/2016 – 06/30/2018
Harold Carstens   07/01/2015 – 06/30/2021
Kesty Rieb 08/01/2016 – 06/30/2021
 Gretchen Miller [email protected] 06/04/20120-006/30/2023