Jones Library Board of Trustees


The Board of Trustees is the governing body for Amherst's public libraries. The board has legal responsibility for the provision of library services, custody of library property, appointment of the library director, expenditure of funds, and determination of library policy. One of the primary functions of a board is to ensure that library services effectively meet community needs. Trustee meetings are open to the public.

Meeting Agendas & Minutes



Year  Elected

Term Expiration

Tamson Ely, Secretary 2015 2018
Christopher Hoffmann, Vice President 2014 2017
Robert Pam, Treasurer 2016 2019
Austin Sarat, President 2015 2018
Michael Wolff, At Large 2014 2017

6 members elected for 3-year terms

Last updated 7/21/2016