Kerrie Reay

Kerrie Reay

Sooke councillor re-elected to library board executive

Nine members were elected to serve on the executive committee of the Vancouver Island Regional Lbrary

  • Feb. 2, 2017 6:00 p.m.

Sooke Coun. Kerrie Reay will serve another term on the Vancouver Island Regional Library board executive committee.

Reay was re-elected at the board’s Jan. 21 meeting.

Nine members were elected to serve on the executive committee. Others elected to the committee include: Gordon Waterman (Village of Gold River); Bill Beldessi (North Coast Regional District); Howard Houle (Regional District of Nanaimo); Diane Brennan (City of Nanaimo); Jason Thompson (Village of Masset); Steve Arnett (Town of Ladysmith); Ron Kerr (City of Campbell River) and Tom Duncan (City of Duncan)

Barry Avis, who represents the Town of Qualicum Beach, was elected as board chair, while Brenda Leigh of the Strathcona Regional District is vice-chair.

The Vancouver Island Regional Library board, which is comprised of elected representatives from 28 member municipalities and 10 regional districts, administers a budget of more than $20 million.