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Board of Trustees
Library Board Elections
Meridian Library District Library Board of Trustees are elected by District residents as directed by Idaho Code (I.C. 33-2720). If you are interested in a board position, please review the Library Trustee Job Description for qualifications. Trustee Elections are held in May every odd year (I.C. 33-2715, 33-2718); candidate filings are due March of that same year. Ada County will make legal notifications for the election, including publishing the notice for petitions for candidacy. Petitions will be filed with the clerk of the district. (I.C. 34-1404) The county will publish the notice(s) of election. (I.C. 34-1406).
2019 Trustee Elections
Meridian Library has two seats up for the Trustee Election, to be held on May 21, 2019. Declaration of Candidacy and Candidate Petitions are now available from the Clerk of the District.
To obtain your application packet, email Library Director, Gretchen Caserotti, at firstname.lastname@example.org with "Trustee application inquiry" in the subject line. If you have in-depth questions or would like to discuss the process and duties, you may call the Library Director at 208.888.4451 ex 1226. The filing date for applications is Friday, March 22 by 5:00 pm. Declaration of candidacy and petitions are encouraged to be returned prior to the filing deadline to provide time for review.
Library Board Information
The Meridian Library Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7 pm in the large conference room at the Cherry Lane branch. Board meetings are open to the public. Please contact the Library 24 hours prior to the meeting if you need special accommodation.
The Library Board follows all laws and rules as set forth in the Idaho Code for Libraries.
Meet the Trustees
Get to know our board members and why they support our library!