Members, Terms, Appointing Authority

The members of the Board are appointed from each governmental agency financially supporting the Library on a regular basis. The Newton County Board of Commissioners appoints five of the members. Each of these members is appointed to a three year term that can be renewed twice. The three remaining members serve as direct representatives of the Chairman of the Newton County Board of Commissioners, the Mayor of the City of Covington, and the Newton County Superintendent of Schools. These members serve at the pleasure of their respective appointing official. The officials can choose to sit on the Board themselves in lieu of appointing a representative.

Newton County Library System Board of Trustees

NAME EMAIL ADDRESS APPOINTED BY TERM EXPIRES
Sarah Dauby nclsboard1@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC District 1 06/30/2019
Juanita Stephens - Vise Chair nclsboard2@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC District 2 06/30/2019
Barbara Gunner - Secretary nclsboard3@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC District 3 06/30/2019
Bobbie Shepherd nclsboard4@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC District 4 06/30/2020
Carroll Moss nclsboard5@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC District 5 06/30/2020
Brigette P. Washington nclsboardncc@newtonlibrary.org Newton County BOC Chair *
Dr. Steve Whatley - Chair nclsboardboe@newtonlibrary.org Newton County Board of Education *
Frank Turner - Treasurer nclsboardcc@newtonlibrary.org City of Covington *
Lace Keaton - Director lkeaton@newtonlibrary.org

* These Board members serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority with an indefinite term length.

Letters to Library Board Members can be addressed in care of:

Newton County Library System
7116 Floyd Street
Covington, Georgia 30014