Staff and Board


Ammon Young
Library Director

Kara Walsh
Assistant Director


Amanda Noblit
Youth Services Librarian

Bonnie Crawford
Public Services Librarian

Regular Library Volunteers

These regular volunteers collectively make a big difference each week shelving books, pulling requested books, covering books, and sorting donated books. We could not do what we do without them!

  • Laurie Creasy
  • Becky Cuddeback
  • Christine Fuller
  • Michele Karas
  • Hope Lapinski
  • Elizabeth Miller
  • Kay Sharrow
  • Susan Wenzel

Board of the Columbia County Traveling Library Authority

This nine-person board of community leaders is responsible for governance, oversight, and strategic planning for the library, which operates as a municipal authority.

  • Kelly McHenry, President
  • Carmen Fruit, Vice-President
  • Bert Leiby, Treasurer
  • Rachel Troychock, Secretary
  • Jennifer Hunsinger
  • David James
  • Cathy Williams
  • One open position
  • Chris Young, County Commissioner

2022 Board Meetings

The Traveling Library Board typically meets on the third Monday of each month from 5-6pm. Public comments are welcome.

2022 meeting dates: 2/21, 3/21, 4/18, 5/16, 6/20, 8/15, 9/19, 10/17, 11/21, 12/12.

The board does not meet in January or July. The December meeting is on the second Monday. 

Meetings are usually on Zoom, with a goal of meeting three times per year in person in May, September, and December, conditions permitting.

Call 570-387-8782 ext. 2 or email to confirm whether the meeting will be on Zoom or at the library. Zoom instructions will be sent to anyone who would like to attend as a guest and/or make a public comment.