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CCRLS Council

The purpose of CCRLS Council is to promote library service and cooperation in Polk, Yamhill, Marion, and part of Linn counties (PYM), through the PYM Library Association, especially as relates to automation, information, material sharing and education of personnel in advancing technology.

Council Members

Walter Perry
Polk County Lay Member

Gretchen Freeman 
Yamhill County Lay Member

Patricia Wallace (Vice Chair/Chair Elect)
Marion County Lay Member

Scott McClure
City Manager Rep.

Joan Scherf (Chair)
Rural Lay Member


Library Representatives

Natalie Beach
Chemeketa Community College Library Rep.

Jenny Berg
Medium Library Rep. (McMinnville Public Library)

Debra Lien
Small Library Rep. (Dayton Mary-Gilkey Library)

Julie Sowles
Large Library Rep. (Salem Public Library)

John Hunter
PYM Chair Rep. (Woodburn Public Library)


Ex Officio Members

John Goodyear
CCRLS Executive Director

Jennie Messmer
Mid-Willamette Council of Governments

Trina Butler-Dana
Recording Secretary

Meeting Schedule (2016-2017)

Wednesday, September 14 
3:00 p.m.
Chemeketa Community College - Bldg. 2, Rm. 220

Wednesday, November 9
3:00 p.m.
Salem Public Library - Anderson Room A

Wednesday, January 11
3:00 p.m.
Salem Public Library - Anderson Room A

Wednesday, February 8
3:00 p.m.
Salem Public Library - Anderson Room A

Wednesday, March 8
3:00 p.m.
Salem Public Library - Anderson Room A

Wednesday, May 10
3:00 p.m.
Salem Public Library - Anderson Room A