Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Library Board

Board of Trustees

The Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library has been governed by a Board of Trustees since 1967.  Board members are appointed for five-year terms of office; two members are appointed by the Wood County Schools Board of Education, two members are appointed by the Wood County Commission, and one member is appointed by the City of Parkersburg.  The five-person panel consists of the President, Vice-President/Treasurer, Secretary and two members at large.

Board members serve without compensation.  They generally meet the 4th Wednesday of the month in the Library Board room at 5pm unless otherwise posted.  Board meetings are open to the public.

  • Coming Agenda
  • Minutes of last meeting
  • Latest Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet.
  • The Library Board meeting for March 25th will begin at 5pm on Zoom.  To connectOne tap mobile
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Current Board Members (term end- appointed by):

  • Scott Ramsay – President (2021 – BOE)
  • Paul E. Miller – Vice President/ Treasurer (2024-Wood Co. Commission)
  • Brenda Brum – Secretary (2020- City of Parkersburg)
  • Kaitlyn McKitrick (2022- Wood Co Commission)
  • John Jackson (2023- BOE)

Director of the Library – Brian E. Raitz