Library Board of Trustees


  • Lodi Public Library
  • Community Room
  • 201 W. Locust Street
  • Lodi, CA 95240
  • MEETS: 2nd Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

Agendas and Minutes

For information regarding this agenda, please contact Akiliah Manuel, Library Director, at 209-333-5540 or by email.

Pursuant to Section 54954(a) of the Government Code of the State of California, agendas are posted at least 72 hours in advance of a regularly scheduled meeting (or 24 hours in advance of a special meeting) at the Carnegie Forum (southeast entrance, ground level), 305 West Pine Street, which is a public place freely accessible to the public 24 hours a day. Agendas are also posted in the City Clerk’s Office (2nd Floor) and City Hall Lobby, 221 W. Pine Street; at Worknet, 631 E. Oak Street; and on-line.

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NOTE: All staff reports or other written documentation relating to each item of business referred to on the agenda are on file in the Lodi Public Library, 201 W. Locust Street, Lodi, and are available for public inspection. If requested, the agenda shall be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with a disability, as required by Section 202 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 USC Section 12132) and the federal rules and regulations adopted in implementation thereof. To make a request for disability-related modification or accommodation contact the Lodi Public Library as soon as possible and at least 24 hours prior to the meeting date.


The five members of the Library Board of Trustees are appointed by the Lodi City Council and serve three-year terms. Members of the Library Board of Trustees must be registered to vote in San Joaquin County at the time of application.

The members are identified in the City of Lodi’s Conflict of Interest Code and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk’s Office. Copies of the statements of economic interest filed by the members may be obtained by visiting the office of the City Clerk. The physical address of the City Clerk is:

221 W. Pine Street
Lodi, CA 95240

Brian Campbell
Caitlin Casey
Nick Dalebout
Frankie Kooger
Eve Melton

To contact the Library Board of Trustees, please call 209-333-5566, or email the liaison.

Committee Information

The purpose of the Library Board of Trustees is to manage the Lodi Public Library; set policy and budget guidelines; review and act on proposals; and advocate on behalf of the library to government officials at all levels.

View Library Board of Trustees Bylaws (Education Code) (PDF)

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