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Library Board

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Derek McKeever

Derek McKeever

Board Chair

Derek was born and raised in Peterborough, Ontario. He was educated at Lakefield College school and UBC.

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Lyndsay de Jonge

Lyndsay de Jonge

Past Chair

Lyndsay grew up in Vancouver, where the Library was an important part of her life.

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James Miller

James Miller

City Council Representitive

James discovered his love of libraries from his mother and appreciation of used bookstores from his father.

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Sarah Sloan

Sarah Sloan

Board Member

Sarah Sloan has lived in Penticton for twelve years and is originally from Osoyoos.

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Debbra Mikaelsen

Debbra Mikaelsen

Board Member

Debbra volunteered for the board because she believes libraries are essential to thriving communities.

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Sheila Hamilton

Sheila Hamilton

Board Member

Sheila volunteered to be a board member because as her good friend says, “Sheila and books, the perfect combination.

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Wes Nickel

Board Member

Wes believes libraries make the city work.

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Emily Bruce, Board Member

Emily Bruce

Board Member

Emily volunteered to be a board member because she believes that libraries are an essential place for community connection

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