West Springfield Public Library Board Vacancy Announcement

Library Board of Trustees

WSPL is seeking a passionate and qualified individual to serve on our six -member Board of Trustees. The candidate must be a resident of West Springfield, and will not be compensated for the position. The appointment will be made by Mayor William Reichelt. 

The Library Board of Trustees is seeking an individual who: 

  • Will commit to provide the best possible library service for the community 
  • Has an abiding interest in the library and the community 
  • Shows support for local, state, and national library organizations, joining those deemed most appropriate 
  • Has readiness to devote time and effort to the duties of trusteeship 
  • Has the ability to work with people, lead meetings, and communicate effectively

Submission Requirements: Applicants must submit a letter of intent and resume to: 

Mayor William Reichelt 26 Central Street  West Springfield MA 01089, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For more information and questions, please contact Trustees at 736-4561 Ext 7, pick up a packet at the library with the full list of duties, or click here to get the packet online. 

The Town of West Springfield also has a convenient Google Form for those who wish to serve on various boards, including the Library Board of Trustees. Interested parties can click here and select "Library Board of Trustees" from the drop down menu.

 

Library Trustees

Elizabeth Toms Matthews - Vice Chair
     Term: January 2021-February 2024

Karen Simpson
     Term: March 2023-March 2026

Justin Latham - Chair
     Term: September 7, 2021-September 7, 2024

Andy Lozyniak - Secretary
     Term: December 7, 2022-December 31, 2025

Diane Dukette
     Term: January 21, 2023-December 21, 2025

Trustee By-Laws, Meeting Agenda and Minutes

We are currently searching for new Trustees. West Springfield residents who wish to serve as Trustees should send a letter of interest and/or a completed interest form to the Office of the Mayor, 26 Central Street, West Springfield, MA  01089. Interested parties may call 736-4561 x 7 for more information.

WSPL Trustee Interest Form and Description