The object of the GVPL Board shall be to keep the Board and director informed of developments in the area of public library services and to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas related to public library services.


The GVPL Board consists of seven members who are elected by a majority vote of other members. They shall serve a 7-year term or until their successor has been appointed. One trustees’ term shall expire each year.

Dave Strong – President
Jean Kravos – Vice President
Barb Rubosky
David Orndoff
Maxine Painter
Jennifer Burt
Deborah King
Cheryl Selby – Director
Jeannette Gage – Fiscal Officer

The Board of Trustees will meet the last Monday of each in month in the library at 5:30 pm. Those interested in joining the Board of Trustees can submit an application with a cover letter and resume to:

c/o Board President Grand Valley Public Library 1 North School Street PO Box 188 Orwell, Oh 44076

Click Here for an Application