Board of Directors

The Panhandle Library Access Network is governed by a nine-member Board of Directors elected by the membership. The Board is composed of representatives from: Public libraries (county, multi-county, and municipals), Academic (district schools, community colleges, colleges, and universities), and Special (State and Federal Government, and non-profit agencies). Each Board member serves a three year term. Terms are staggered to insure continuity.

President
Mary Balint, Panhandle Public Library Cooperative System
(Public library representative, term expires 2023)

Vice-President
Vicky Stever, Okaloosa County Public Library Cooperative
(At-Large representative, term expires 2022)

Secretary/Treasurer
Debra Sears, Leroy Collins Leon County Public Library
(Public library representative, term expires 2022)

Board Members

  • LisaMarie Bartusik, Pensacola State College (At-Large representative, term expires 2023)
  • Todd Humble, West Florida Public Libraries
    (Public library representative, term expires 2021)
  •  Jenni McKnight, Florida State University (Academic library representative, term expires 2021)
  • Renae, Rountree, Washington County (Public Library (Public library representative, term expires 2022)
  • Mike Thorpe, Santa Rosa County Schools, (School library representative, term expires 2021)
  • Faye Watkins, Florida A & M University (Academic library representative, term expires 2023)