Library Advisory Board


Advisory Board membership is held by individuals appointed by the Roanoke City Council. Each member serves a 3-year term:
  • Erin Ashwell
  • Benjamin Bazak
  • Jeanne Bollendorf
  • Jane Field
  • Marianne Gandee
  • Marlene Preston
  • Dr. Sharon Landesman Ramey
  • King Tower
  • Rachel Wheaton


The Roanoke Public Library Advisory Board, an appointed group of area citizens, advises the City Council and City Manager on matters pertaining to the Public Library System.