Open Recruitment Begins for Washoe County Library System Board of Trustees

by | May 19, 2022

The Board of Washoe County Commissioners is currently accepting applications for two vacancies on the Washoe County Library Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees of Washoe County Library System is appointed by the Washoe County Commissioners in accordance with NRS 379.022 and is responsible for governing the operations of Washoe County Library System. 

The Library Board of Trustees is composed of five at-large members, each appointed by the Washoe County Commissioners for a four-year term. Members may serve two consecutive four-year terms. Term of service is July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2026, with potential reappointment. 

Trustees must be residents of Washoe County and cannot be elected office-holders. Trustees should be aware of the Library’s role in the community as a center of information, culture, recreation, and lifelong learning. They must also be willing to devote the necessary time and effort to perform the duties of Trustees. 

The deadline to apply for this seat is Friday, May 27, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. For more information on this vacancy please contact Library Director Jeff Scott at 775-327-8341. To apply, please visit