Blackwater Regional Library

Board of Trustees

Blackwater Regional Library operates under a governing Board of Trustees. Each locality’s Board of Supervisors/City Council appoints the library’s Trustees to serve 4-year terms. Representation on the Board of Trustees is determined by population, circulation, and library use statistics. The Board meets every month, excluding August and December.

Board Meeting Schedule 2020-2021

Board Members

City of Franklin

Terri Hedgepeth term expires 6/30/2020
William Scott, term expires 6/30/2023

Isle of Wight County

Lillie White, term expires 6/30/2022
Cathy Funk, term expires 6/30/2023
Pam Vaughan, term expires 6/30/2021
Connie Henderson, term expires 6/30/2021
Michelle Manfred, term expires 6/30/2020
Denise Tynes, term expires 6/30/2024

Southampton County

MeChelle Blunt, term expires 6/30/2023
Yvonne Jarratt, term expires 6/30/2022
William Worsham, Secretary term expires 6/30/2021

Surry County

Deborah Dawson, term expires 6/30/2022

Sussex County

Jessica Moore, Acting Chair term expires 6/30/2021
Ora Briggs, term expires 6/30/2022

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    provide online and print resources,
    access to innovative technologies 
    and a skilled staff to patrons
    in our service area.

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  • Blackwater Regional Library
    serves the communities of:
    Isle of Wight, Southampton, Surry
    and Sussex Counties 
    and the City of Franklin

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