The legislation which created the Orange County Library District provides for a five member Library Board of Trustees. Each member is appointed by the Library District Governing Board (Orange County Board of County Commissioners plus one member appointed by the City of Orlando). Trustees serve four year terms and are eligible to serve two terms. The powers of the Library Board of Trustees include administering, operating, supervising, overseeing, and maintaining library facilities and services for the benefit of the residents of the Orange County Library District.

Lisa Franchina, President

Term of Office: Second, January 2016 - December 2019

City or County Appointee: County

Professional Background: Attorney & Owner of the Law Offices of Lisa A. Franchina

College/Graduate School Attended: Hofstra University Nova University Law School

Marucci Guzmán, Vice President

Term of Office: Second, 2017 - 2020

City or County Appointee: County

Professional Background: Executive Director, Latino Leadership, Inc.

College / Graduate School Attended: University of Central Florida, University of Phoenix

Hobbies / Personal Interests: Politics, college football, photography, running and crafting

Personal Statement: "You may have tangible wealth untold; Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be -- I had a Mother who read to me." ~ Strickland Gillilan

Favorite Weekend Activity: Sleeping in.

Favorite Author: Victor Hugo

Best Book Ever Read: Les Misérables

Latest Book(s) Read: Any and all Disney Princess books; Duck for President and Click Clack Moo (My daughter's favorites!)

Favorite Food: Everything, I'm a foodie.

Favorite Vacation Spot: On a beach anywhere: Spain, Italy, Puerto Rico and New York City

Favorite Music: Frank Sinatra, Adele and Marc Anthony

"I'd like to spend a year of my life ...": Traveling the World.

Richard Maladecki, Trustee

Term of Office: January 2015 - December 2018

City or County Appointee: County

Professional Background: President, Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association

Ted Maines, Trustee

Ted Maines

Term of Office: Second, January 2016 - December 2019

City or County Appointee: City

Professional Background: President, Ted Maines Interiors

Hobbies / Personal Interests: Reading, Travel, Modern Art, Scrabble

College / Graduate School Attended: Rutgers University

Favorite Weekend Activity: Spending Time with Good Friends

Favorite Genre of Literature: Fiction

Best Book Ever Read: The Hours; by Michael Cunningham

Favorite Vacation Spot: Los Angeles; New York City; Longboat Key; Europe

Childhood Spent In: New York City & New Jersey

Favorite High School Subject: Anything but Gym

Favorite Music: Joni Mitchell

"I'd like to spend a year of my life ...": Teaching in Africa.

Personal Statement: "The ideals that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty, and truth." ~ Albert Einstein

Wilbert Vancol, Trustee

Wilbert Vancol

Term of Office: First, February 2017 - December 2017 (filling an unexpired term)

City or County Appointee: City

Professional Background: Attorney with McEwan, Martinez, Dukes & Hall, P.A.

College / Graduate School Attended: University of Florida (undergrad), University of Florida (Law School)

Favorite Genre of Literature: Non-Fiction

Favorite Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates

Best Book Ever Read: The Color of Water

Latest Book Read: Between the World and Me

Childhood Spent In: Miami, Florida

Favorite High School Subject: History

Favorite Music: Hip Hop and R&B

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Finance Committee:
Chair: TBD

Marketing Committee:
Chair: TBD

Partnership Committee:
Chair: TBD

Personnel Committee:
Chair: Lisa Franchina

Planning Committee:
Chair: Richard Maladecki

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