Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Meet the Team

There are over 80 staff members that make Licking County Library run! From cargo clerks to youth services coordinators, van drivers and fiscal officers, everyone's job is important and make our libraries rock! We are always looking for the next person with innovative ideas, so check the Join Our Team page for current openings. 


Licking County Library Management

Babette Wofter, Director, 740.349.5503
Laura Appleman, Community Engagement Manager, 740.349.5523
Mary Harmon, Public Services Manager, 740.349.5521
Deb Holman, Support Services Manager, 740.349.5504
Sandra Lodge, Fiscal Officer, 740.349.5505
Julia Walden, Extended Services Manager, 740.349.5507

Board of Trustees

Thaddeus J. Claggett, President
Email: thad@claggett.net
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2013-August 31, 2020

 


Kathy Myers, Vice President
Email: kkmyers@embarqmail.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2018-August 31, 2025

 


Ruth Campolo, Secretary
Email: ruthcamp6@yahoo.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2016-August 31, 2023



Martin Altmaier

Email: altmaier@hotmail.com
Appointing Authority: Court of Common Pleas
Term: September 1, 2014-August 31, 2021

 


Barry Riley
Email: briley7@roadrunner.com
Appointing Authority: Court of Common Pleas
Term: September 1, 2017-August 31, 2024

 


Don Urban
Email: urbanphoto@windstream.net
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2015-August 31, 2022

 


April Dusthimer
Email: adusthimer@parknationalbank.com
Appointing Authority: Court of Common Pleas
Term: March 21, 2018-August 2019

 

 

The Board meets on the third Wednesday of odd-numbered months at 3:30pm. Meetings are held at the Downtown Newark location's Upper-Level Conference Room unless otherwise noted. Stay informed by reading the Regular Business Meeting Minutes.

  • Aug
    19

    Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert - Buckeye Lake

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    Do you have a question about technology? Drop by or schedule an appointment about your laptop, smartphone, tablet, Kindle, software or other technology needs. Call 740.349.5509 today!

  • Aug
    19

    FREE "picnic style" lunches this summer!

    12:00 PM @ Downtown Newark

    Anyone 18 and under can stop by the Downtown Newark Library from 12 - 1pm, Monday - Friday, for a healthy meal from June 3 through August 21. No questions asked.

  • Aug
    20

    FREE "picnic style" lunches this summer!

    12:00 PM @ Downtown Newark

    Anyone 18 and under can stop by the Downtown Newark Library from 12 - 1pm, Monday - Friday, for a healthy meal from June 3 through August 21. No questions asked.

  • Aug
    20

    Next Chapter Book Club

    12:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Teen Zone

    July: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack LondonAugust: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London

  • Aug
    20

    Basics: Computer

    4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

    Learn parts of a computer, understand the difference between hardware and software, open, close and resize windows on a computer screen, and use a mouse with confidence.