Library Board of Trustees


The purpose of the Library Board of Trustees is to recommend library policy to the Board of County Commissioners.

Membership Requirements

The Library Board of Trustees consists of five members:

  • One member is appointed by the City of Bradenton;
  • One member is appointed by the City of Palmetto;
  • Three remaining members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners:
    • A resident from the unincorporated areas of Manatee County;
    • One member from Manatee County at large;
    • A resident of either Anna Maria, Holmes Beach, Bradenton Beach, or the Town of Longboat Key. This member of the board shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners after consideration of any recommendations by the city councils of the four island municipalities.

All appointments are for a term of four years.


The Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Thursday of each month from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd. W, Bradenton, FL.

For more information contact Lorrie See, Administrative Specialist, 941-748-5555, ext. 6303, or


Members Term Expires Seat
Artis Wick, Chairperson 1/31/2022 Manatee County at-large
Councilman Patrick Roff 1/31/2020 City of Bradenton
Patsy Ugarte 1/31/2020 City of Palmetto
Myron Robinson 1/31/2022 Unincorporated Manatee County resident
Beverly Neville 1/31/2020 City of Anna Maria resident

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

To view the agenda or minutes click on the date below.

2019 Agenda and Minutes

Agenda Minutes
1/17/2019 Agenda Minutes

2018 Agenda and Minutes

Agenda Minutes
1/25/2018 Agenda
1/25/2018 Minutes
2/15/2018 Agenda
2/15/2018 meeting cancelled
3/16/2018 Agenda
3/16/2018 Minutes
4/19/2018 Agenda
4/19/2018 meeting cancelled
5/17/2018 Agenda
5/17/2018 Minutes
6/21/2018 Agenda
6/21/2018 meeting cancelled
7/19/2018 Agenda
7/19/2018 Minutes
8/16/2018 Agenda
8/16/2018 Minutes
9/20/2018 Agenda
9/20/2018 meeting cancelled
10/18/2018 Agenda 10/18/2018 Minutes
11/15/2018 Agenda
11/15/2018 meeting cancelled