Library Board

Markham Public Library Board


Markham Public Library operates under the terms of the Public Libraries Act.  The Library is governed by the Markham Public Library Board which consists of three members of Council and 12 citizen volunteers appointed by the City of Markham Council for a four year term.  Our Library Board members represent a broad spectrum of interests and professional backgrounds to ensure the library serves the entire community.

Community members are welcome to attend Board meetings. Please see the schedule of meetings, opens a new window and procedures to be a delegate (speaker) at a Board meeting. Library Board meetings are currently virtual. Please contact, opens a new window to find out how to attend the meetings.

There are 8 meeting scheduled for 2023. 2023 Board Meeting Schedule[PDF], opens a new window.

2021 Agendas and Minutes

Board Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
November 22, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
October 25, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
September 27,2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
June 28, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
May 31, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
April 26, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
March 22, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes [PDF]
January 25, 2021 Agenda [PDF] Minutes[PDF]

Board Members

Term: June 14, 2023 to November 30, 2026
(June 26, 2023)

1. Margaret McGrory, Chair
2. Raymond Chan, Vice-Chair
3. Michael Armes
4. Deputy Mayor Michael Chan
5. Edward Choi
6. Robin Choy
7. Steve Hsu
8. Councillor Ritch Lau
9. Harout Manougian
10. Winnie Phung
11. Lisa Tomjenovic
12. Jenny Tung
13. Gail Vlahopoulos
14. Kenneth Wightman
15. Jay Xie

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