peopleMeet the Board of Trustees

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    Phyllis Patton

    Trustee

    Phyllis Patton is currently the president of the Friends of the Carson City Library. As a former member of the Library Board of Trustees, Mrs. Patton is knowledgeable about how the library operates and its needs.

    She was appointed to serve again on the Library Board of Trustees in July 2013. Reappointed June 2017

    Term Expiration: June 2021

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    Jeremey Hays

    Trustee (Chair)

    Mr. Jeremey Hays was appointed to the Library Board of Trustees in August 2015. He was appointed to serve again on the Library Board of Trustees in June 2016.




    Term Expiration: June 2020

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    Dianne Solinger

    Trustee

    Dianne Solinger, a retired medical doctor, volunteered in school libraries throughout the Carson City School District and currently volunteers for both the Carson City Library and Friends of the Carson City Library.

    Mrs. Solinger has many interests including gardening, playing the piano, race walking and reading.

    She was appointed to the Library Board of Trustees in July 2013. Reappointed August 2015.

    Term Expiration: August 2019

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    Amanda Long

    Trustee

    Amanda Long is an active member of our community. She has volunteered for local non-profit boards such as the PTA and the Harvest Hub. She regularly volunteers at the local Farmer's Market, and she has written a food column for the Nevada Appeal since 2009. Amanda is an Online Digital Marketing Strategist. Her hobbies include photography, reading and cooking. She has 3 kids, who frequent the library and regularly use its resources.

    She was appointed to the Library Board of Trustees in March 2017. She was reappointed to serve again in June 2017.

    Term Expiration: June 2021

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    Nick Cranston

    Trustee

    He was appointed to the Library Board of Trustees in July 2018.

    Term Expiration: June 2022