2018-2019 Board Members

President: Katherine Inman
Secretary: Lynn Grube
Treasurer: Anna Ellendman
Past President: Stefani McRae-Dickey
Library Board and Foundation Liaison: Jacque Schreck
Membership Chair: Cathe Walker
Volunteer Coordinator Chair: Dolly Chao
Random Reviews Co-Chair, Holiday Pricing: Connie Georgiou
Sorting and Book Room Liaison: Corrine Gobeli
Book Sales: Cat Newsheller
Public Relations: David Grube
Benton Books Chair: Lois Malango
Alsea Liaison: Mary Ann Carr
Monroe Liaison: Sandy Halonen

Library Support Organizations

Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library


The Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) all-volunteer membership organization committed to supporting the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, including the branches in Alsea, Monroe, Philomath, and the Bookmobile. We provide support for Library services, facilities, and equipment beyond budgeted items and promote the use of the Library as a community resource center.

Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Foundation


The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)3, independent organization dedicated to promoting donations that will permit our Library to reach its full potential in serving the community. Its mission: To encourage community investment through private giving to ensure the people of Benton County the full measure of resources, services, and access befitting a great library.

Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Board

The Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Board is a ten-member advisory board, five of whose members are appointed by the mayor of Corvallis and five by the Benton County Board of Commissioners. Its purpose is to “advise the council on all matters pertaining to the operation, expansion, and level of service provided by the library. In addition, the Board shall have all of the powers and duties authorized by state law and City ordinance.”