Staff and Board


Amanda Noblit Photo

Amanda Noblit
Library Director

Kara Walsh
Assistant Director


Bonnie Crawford
Public Services Librarian

Marlene Laird Photo

Marlene Laird
Assistant Librarian

Liz O’Keefe

Public Services Librarian

Noreen Chikotas

Public Services Librarian

Collin Machamer

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
  • Susan Hyatt
  • Martha and Millard Manning
  • Barbara Reese
  • Kay Sharrow
  • Susan Webster

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
  • Emily Artman, Vice-President
  • Dee Davis, Treasurer
  • Rachel Troychock, Secretary
  • Jennifer Hunsinger
  • David James
  • Sara Dobeck-Troutman
  • Cathy Williams
  • Dean Brewer, County Commissioner

2024 Board Meetings

The Traveling Library Board typically meets on the third Monday of each month from 5-6pm, with some exceptions.

2024 meeting dates: 1/22, 2/19, 3/18, 4/15, 5/20, 6/17, 7/15, 8/19, 9/16, 10/21, 11/18, and 12/9. 

Meetings are held on Zoom with the exception of the strategic planning meeting on 1/22 and the Joint Board meeting on 12/9. Those specific meetings are held in person at the Central Branch Library (702 Sawmill Road, Suite 101, Bloomsburg, PA 17815)

Call 570-387-8782  or email to get more information, including Zoom instructions. Anyone who would like to attend as a guest and/or make a public comment is welcome.

2024 Library Board Agendas

January 22- Agenda

February 19 – Agenda

March 18 – Agenda

April 22 – Agenda

May 20 – Agenda