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San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees
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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is comprised of eleven (11) members appointed by the City Council for two-year staggered terms. The Board is exclusively responsible for the management, care, control and maintenance of all Library system properties, and has the authority to appoint and remove the Library Director, subject to the Civil Service provisions of the Charter. Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:30 PM, except November, at various library locations throughout the city. Meeting duration is usually two hours.

For information on serving on the San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees please visit the San Antonio Office of the City Clerk's website.



Liaison: Jessica Ramos - (210) 207-2632


Name District Committees Last Appointment Date

Date Expires

(Immediate Past Chair)
District 1: Central, San Pedro, Westfall, Landa, Library Portal at Briscoe  Executive,  08/20/2015 09/30/2017


District 2: Carver, Pruitt at Roosevelt H.S., Schaefer (under construction)


11/12/2015 09/30/2017

Ms. MARGARITA DELEON                        

District 3: McCreless, Mission, Pan American 10/22/2015  09/30/2016
Ms. ANDREA SANCHEZ District 4: Cortez, Johnston Facilities, Vice Chair; Public Relations 09/17/2015   09/30/2016
Ms. LUPE G. OCHOA District 5: Bazan, Collins Garden, Las Palmas, Memorial Budget, Chair; Public Relations 10/15/2015 09/30/2016
Ms. LORA DEVLON ECKLER District 6: Great Northwest, Guerra Facilities 10/30/2014 09/30/2016

Mr. PAUL STAHL                (Chair)         

District 7: Forest Hills, Maverick Executive, Budget, Naming; Facilities  10/1/2015 09/30/2016
MS. JUSPREET KAUR District 8: Cody, Igo 08/20/2015 09/30/2016
District 9: Brook Hollow, Parman, Encino
Executive, Facilities, Chair; 10/10/2013 09/30/2015 (hold over status)

(Vice Chair)

District 10: Semmes, Tobin, Thousand Oaks Budget; Naming, Chair 09/3/2015 09/30/2017


Mayoral Naming; Public Relations; Budget 10/25/2015 09/30/2016

Total Members for San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees: 11

Library Board Agendas

Beginning with the January 28, 2015 San Antonio Public Library Board of Trustees meeting, the agenda is available on the City of San Antonio's website. Please follow link below to connect to the agenda.  

To view Minutes, select the Agenda for the meeting where the minutes were approved and click on the agenda item for the minutes.  The minutes will be saved to the agenda item as a PDF file.  While the column on the Agenda view states "not available" under the column "Minutes", the minutes are available by viewing the agenda item for the meeting.


Board Meetings

See the full 2015-2016 meeting scheule here.

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Full Library Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule FY2015


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