Chesapeake Public Library Board

About the Library Board

The Chesapeake Library Board is an advisory board that is appointed by City Council. The Board provides input to the City Manager, Library Director and City Council concerning matters relating to the conduct, improvement and support of the Chesapeake Public Library. (City Code Sec 2-326)

If you have an issue you would like to bring to the board, please call 757.410.7104 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Mrs. Sanita A. Sherard

Ms. Colette P. Macin
Vice Chairman

Mr. Robert Bilane

Mrs. Mayrant “Tunkie” D. Stone

Mrs. Margaret "Dale" Harrell

Mr. Anthony M. Thiel

Ms. Kathleen S. Kaurup

Ms. Jennifer Eaton

Mr. Brian K. Miller

Mr. Joshua Carlough - Secretary

Ex-Officio Members

Mr. Robert Hitchings
President, Norfolk County Historical Society

Mr. Nathan W. Smith
Supervisor of Library & Media Services, Chesapeake Public Schools

Mr. Heath Covey
President, Friends of the Chesapeake Public Library

Ms. Stephanie Cobb
Chairman, Chesapeake Public Library Foundation

Ms. Amanda Jackson
Director, Chesapeake Public Library

2020 Meeting Schedule

January 23, 2020
Major Hillard Library

April 23, 2020
Indian River Library

July 23, 2020
Central Library

October 22, 2020
Russell Memorial Library

All meetings begin at 4:15 p.m.
Please call 757.410.7104 for confirmation of meeting dates, location and information.