Board of Trustees

Trustee Vacancy 2020

Our Board seeks an Ontario resident to serve as a volunteer board member for an open position through 2022. The five-member Board is empowered by New York State to oversee budget and policy for the Library and to provide the best possible service to its community, the Town of Ontario.

If you are interested in this exciting service opportunity, please print and complete an application found here or pick one up at the Library Front Desk. Return completed applications to:

Al Seigel, President
Ontario Public Library
1850 Ridge Rd. Ste. 2
Ontario, NY 14519

or by email to Library Director

About Our Board

Trustees serve five year terms, January through December, and may serve two full terms.  Trustees may serve additional time to fill an open position created when a Trustee is unable to fulfill their full term.  Trustees are Ontario residents who volunteer their time for this important community responsibility. 

Our Trustees:

  • Alan Seigel, President
  • Kristen Killion, Vice President
  • Sara Contestabile, Secretary
  • Mike Schoene, Trustee
  • Trustee, Vacancy
  • Michele Goodenough,  Ex Officio, Treasurer, Non-voting member


Town Councilman, Jeremy Eaton, jeaton@ontariotown.org, serves as the Town Liaison to the Library.

2020 Meetings of the Library Board of Trustees

  • January 21
  • February 18
  • March 17  Meeting Cancelled
  • April 21  
  • May 18  Regular Meeting held on Monday.
  • June 16
  • July 21 Board Meeting Recording Password: aZJKS3ya
  • September 15
  • October 20
  • November 17

Public meetings will be held monthly, on the third Tuesday, except as noted; no meetings are held in August and December.

All meetings are open to the public and begin at 6:30pm in the Library Community Room.

Board Meeting Minutes

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  • Library Hours

    Library Open for Limited Services
    Mon.-Wed.-Fri. : 10am-5pm
    Tues.-Thurs: 10am-6pm

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    Ontario, NY 14519
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