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Library Management and Board of Directors

Management Team

  • Portrait of Laurel Best, Executive Director, HMCPL
    Laurel Best
    Executive Director
  • Portrait of Sue Royer, Deputy Director, HMCPL
    Sue Royer
    Deputy Director
  • Portrait of Susan Markham, Director of Institutional Advancement, HMCPL
    Susan Markham
    Director of Institutional Advancement

Board of Directors

  • Portrait of Douglas C. Martinson II, Board Vice Chair, HMCPL
    Douglas C. Martinson II
    Board Chair
  • Portrait of Melissa Thompson, Madison County Representative, HMCPL
    Melissa Thompson
    Vice Chair
  • Portrait of Lee Jones, Board Member, HMCPL
    Lee Jones
    Board Member
  • Portrait of Lady Shivers Tucker, Board Member
    Lady Shivers Tucker
    Board Member
  • Portrait of Cutter Hughes, Board Chair, HMCPL
    Cutter Hughes
    Board Member
  • Portrait of Carla Clift, Board Member, HMCPL
    Carla Clift
    Board Member
  • Portrait of Tommy Overcash, Madison City Representative, HMCPL
    Tommy Overcash
    Madison City Representative

A list of government officials can be found in Community Information.

Library Board Meetings

HMCPL Board Meetings are usually scheduled for the 3rd Wednesday of the Month at 4:00 p.m. This is subject to change, so please check our calendar often.

Upcoming Meeting Schedule

  • Nov 16 2018 - 1:15pm
    Downtown Huntsville Library - Board Room