Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees oversees the operation of the Library and ensures it continues to serve the greater Bridgton community and its visitors as it has for more than a century. 


  • President: Sally Dunning
  • Vice President: Bridgette Fuller
  • Secretary: Jim Cossey
  • Treasurer: Jayne Hamaty

Board Members:

  • Cindi Hooper
  • Dave Hursty
  • Laura Paldino
  • Will Rhys
  • Leonard Rudin
  • Alan Schechter
  • Matt Sylvestre

The Bridgton Public Library was established as a corporation on February 3, 1954. Since then there have been several amendments and updates to the original Bylaws. Below are the most current approved Bylaws, approved at the Annual Corporation Meeting, September 20, 2022.