Board of Trustees

Our Library Leadership manages the strategic guidance of Charles County Public Library. Their individual expertise, combined years of experience and forward-thinking approach to libraries keep CCPL an important part of the Charles County community.

Do you want to be an advocate for the library and help to make a difference in our community?
Become a Member of the Library Board of Trustees for The Charles County Public Library!

As a member of the CCPL Board of Trustees, you will have the opportunity to be a pivotal part of library operations by establishing policies, creating long-term goals for the library’s growth, encouraging ongoing strategic planning, overseeing the budget process, and more.

You will be joined by other library board members who believe in what we do and make decisions for the benefit of not only our library but the patrons who use our services every day.

To apply for the Library Board of Trustees, view the requirements and learn about the process on the Charles County Government website. Then fill out the online application, where once completed, the selection process will begin. Those selected will be contacted by the Charles County Government office to begin the interview process.

Claudia Bellony-Atanga, Charles County Public Library Board of Trustees: President

Kiran Sitoula

Board President
Term: 2nd term
Appointed: 8/2/16-12/31/24

Janaya Thompson, Charles County Public Library Board of Trustees: Treasurer

Suzanne Darby

Term: 1st term
Appointed: 6/16/20-12/31/23

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Amanda Stewart


Amanda Stewart’s Bio

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Karla Kornegay

Term: 1st term
Appointed: 6/16/20 – 12/31/23

Karla Kornegay’s Bio

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Patricia Vaira

Term: Unexpired Term
Appointed:  10/20/21 – 12/31/24

Retired educator from Charles County Public Schools