Board members are appointed by the Richland County Council and serve in unpaid positions.
Board of Trustees
JoAnn M. Turnquist, Chair
Robert E. Gahagan, Vice Chair
Nathaniel A. Barber, Treasurer
Ida W. Thompson, Secretary
Edwin B. Garrison
Johnny Ray Noble
Alethia P. Rearden
Kirby D. Shealy, III
Yvonne G. Stocker
County Council Liaisons: Joyce Dickerson, Norman Jackson and Kelvin Washington.
2015 Meeting Dates
The Richland Library Board of Trustees generally meets the 2nd Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the Lucy Hampton Bostick Board Room of the Main Library, 1431 Assembly Street. The Board does not typically meet in July and August.
January 5 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
February 4 - Executive Committee - 11:00 a.m.
March 2 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
March 10 - Board and County Council Social - 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
April 7 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
April 13 - Joint Meeting with Richland District Two and Richland County Council - 10:00 a.m.
May 4 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
May 27 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
June 22 - Special Called Meeting - 12:00 p.m.
September 8 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
October 5 – Executive Committee – 12:30 a.m.
November 2 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
December 7 - Executive Committee - 12:30 p.m.
Meeting dates are subject to change.