Membership:The membership of this Board shall be appointed by the BOCC and is comprised of 12 members. Composition is specified as follows:
District 1 - 3 members
District 2 - 3 members
District 3 - 3 members
District 4 - 3 members
Members should have some background/experience in business, law, government or other civic activity and have demonstrated leadership in the community.
Terms:Members shall serve three year terms.
Special requirements:Appointment to this board is contingent upon passing a criminal background check.
Participation in at least one of the standing committees is required.
Authority:Initially BOCC Resolution of June 24, 1964; BOCC entered into agreement with the City of Tampa. Reorganization: Interlocal Agreement between BOCC and City of Tampa, October 20, 1982. Superceded by Chapter 84-443, Laws of Florida, which establishes the Public Library System as a department of the County.
Monthly, 4th Thursday, 4 PM
Andrew Breidenbaugh, Director
Aracelis Chapman, Library Board Coordinator
Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library
102 E. 7th Ave.
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: (813) 273-3660
|Member||Position||Dates of Service|
|Mr. Robert Argus||District 1||07/20/2016 -
|Ms. Shelley Blood||District 1||07/20/2016 -
|Ms. Maggie Suttell
||District 1||06/07/2017 -
|Ms. Phyllis Alpert - Secretary||District 2||06/19/2013 -
|Mr. Vernon Noronha||District 2||08/15/2018 -
|Ms. Carmen Alvarez||District 3||06/07/2017 -
|Mr. Howard Harris||District 3||01/06/2016 -
|Ms. Felicia Pecora - Vice Chair||District 3||10/17/2012 -
|Mr. James Johnson, Jr.||District 4||07/16/2003 -
|Ms. Candice Martin
|Mr. Benjamin Hom
||District 4||10/03/2018 -
|Mr. James Harkins, IV||Member Emeritus