Structure

The Library Commission has a total of 10 voting members. The membership has the following structure. There are also two non-voting student liaisons.

Number of Members Seat Type Appointed / Elected By Term Years
4 Library Commissioner City Council with Mayor Presiding 3
4 Library Trustee Fletcher Free Library Trustees 3
1 Library Staff Commissioner Fletcher Free Library Staff 1
1 Mayoral Designee Mayor 3

Commissioners

The Commission includes:

Members Seat Term Start Term End
Hemant Ghising Library Commissioner 07/01/2019 06/30/2022
Patrick Halladay Library Commissioner  07/01/2018 06/30/2021
Molly Loomis Library Commissioner 07/01/2018 06/30/2021
Amy Mellencamp Library Commissioner  12/01/2017 06/30/2021
Chol Dhoor Library Trustee 07/01/2019 06/30/2022
Cate MacLachlan Library Trustee 07/01/2018 06/30/2020
Mona Tolba Library Trustee 07/01/2019 06/30/2022
Megan Butterfield Library Staff Commissioner 07/01/2019 06/30/2020
Jessica Nordhaus Mayoral Designee 03/01/2018 03/01/2021
Emilia Bloch Student Liaison 03/01/2019 03/01/2020
Ariel Felcan Student Liaison 03/01/2019 03/01/2020

Meetings

The Library Commission meets on Wednesday mornings. Contact mdanko@burlingtonvt.gov for Zoom meeting info.

Next meetings:

September 16, 10:00 AM Zoom Meeting

Zoom webinar.

When: Sep 16, 2020 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Fletcher Free Library Commission Mtg.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82062407098?pwd=SW5uNEJWd2l6YzJLRkxkZTk3dlpzUT09
Passcode: 530163
Or iPhone one-tap :
    US: +19292056099,,82062407098#,,,,,,0#,,530163#  or +13017158592,,82062407098#,,,,,,0#,,530163#
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 929 205 6099  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799
Webinar ID: 820 6240 7098
Passcode: 530163
    International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kd2KZX0V6q

 

Burlington Code of Ordinances

Chapter 21, Article 1, Paragraph 43 (Fletcher Free Library)

 

We are now partially open. Click here for info.