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Public Library Board


Ga. Code Sections 20-5-40 through 20-5-44; Motions/Resolutions of the Board of Commissioners as follows: 12/17/68, 5-13-69 and 6-23-70. Cobb County Code Chapter 3-17.


Consisting of nine (9) members appointed by the BOC this Board serves in an advisory capacity to BOC on items of interest and important relating to the public libraries of Cobb County. For full duties of this Board see O.C.G.A. Sections 20-5-40 through 20-5-44. Appointments are for three (3) year terms. Members receive no compensation.

Board Members

Member Name Appointed By Term
Peggy Pool  Commissioner Birrell 12/31/2022
  Commissioner Cupid 12/31/2019
Abby Shiffman, Chair  Commissioner Ott 12/31/2020
Ellen Springer  Chairman Boyce 12/31/2021
Peggy Holbrook  Commissioner Gambrill 12/31/2021
  Chairwoman Cupid 12/31/2022
Jon Jordan Commissioner Ott 12/31/2021
Anthony Le Commissioner Gambrill 12/31/2023
Ollie Davis Commissioner Cupid 12/31/2020


Helen Poyer, Cobb County Public Library Director

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