The Osterville Village Library Board of Library Trustees are a dedicated group of men and women who oversee the library building, determine library policy, and conduct fundraising activities which support the mission of this corporation. See below for our dedicated list of professionals.

The Osterville Village Library in the Town of Barnstable is an independent, private, non-profit corporation or association that contracts with the Town to provide public library service to the Town of Barnstable. To contact any trustee email

Name Expiration
Irene Haney

2021 Office,
2021 Term

Laurie Young, Immediate Past President 2021 Office,
2022 Term
Talida Flonta, Vice President 2021 Office,
2021 Term
Richard J. Sullivan, Treasurer 2021 Office,
2022 Term
Claudia Mahoney, Secretary 2021 Office,
2021 Term
Richard Colman  2023
Ellen Merlesena 2021
Diane Pemberton 2023
Stuart W. Rapp 2021
Ellen Valentgas 2023
Carolyn Crossett Rowland, Trustee Emeritus  
Robert M. Bownes, Trustee Emeritus  
Cyndy Cotton, Executive Director