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Library Board

The Library Board of Trustees consists of five members appointed by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners. The Library Board is a legal entity that has the authority to make policy and govern the affairs of the Library.

Board of Trustees


Sets policy

Defines
the purpose and direction
of the Library

Demonstrates
accountability
to the community

Hires and evaluates the Director,
to whom it delegates authority
for the day-to-day operations of the Library

Current

Board Members

CHRISTY WINTERS

Chair

District 5
3515 Horizon Court, Cumming, GA 30041
wintersc@forsythpl.net
770-265-5603
Term: 07/01/2022 to 06/30/2026

LISA STORTZUM
Vice-Chair

District 3
6640 Brookline Court, Cumming, GA 30040
stortzuml@forsythpl.net
309-287-3704
Term: 07/01/2021 to 06/30/2025

KATHY THOMAS
Secretary/Treasurer

District 4
5925 Boulder Bluff Drive, Cumming, GA 30040
thomask@forsythpl.net
678-697-7786
Term: 07/01/2022 to 06/30/2026

MARY HELEN MCGRUDER



District 1
725 Pilgrim Mill Road, Cumming, GA 30040
mcgruderm@forsythpl.net
678-936-0308
Term: 07/01/2023 to 06/30/2027

FLORENCIA VALDES

District 2
2675 Springmonte Place, Cumming, GA 30041
valdesf@forsythpl.net
305-609-2691
Term: 07/01/2024 to 06/30/2028

Meeting Schedule

Unless otherwise specified, all Board Meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room of the Cumming Library at 585 Dahlonega Street, Cumming, GA 30040.

FISCAL YEAR 2025 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS
Date
05/19/2025
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
03/17/2025
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
02/10/2025 (Budget Planning)
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
01/21/2025 (Tuesday)
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
11/18/2024
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
09/16/2024
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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Date
07/15/2024
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Summary of Actions Taken
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FISCAL YEAR 2024 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS
Date
06/12/2024 at 2:45 p.m.
Called Meeting
To be held at the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce, Boardroom (212 Webb Street, Suite 200, Cumming, GA)
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Date
05/20/2024
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
04/24/2024 at 11:30 a.m.
Called Meeting
To be held at the Administrative Offices (585 Dahlonega Street, Cumming, GA 30040)
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
03/18/2024
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
02/12/2024 (Budget Planning)
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
01/16/2024 (Tuesday)
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
11/20/2023
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
09/18/2023
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes
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Date
07/17/2023
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Committees

Search Committee

Kristin Morrissey, Chair
Christy Winters, Vice-Chair
Mary Helen McGruder, Secretary
Lisa Stortzum
Kathy Thomas
Florencia Valdes

Date
06/12/2024 at 2:45 p.m.
Called Meeting
To be held at the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce, Boardroom (212 Webb Street, Suite 200, Cumming, GA)
Agenda
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Summary of Actions Taken
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Minutes (Pending Approval)
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