Brantford Public Library Vision Statement

A city where citizens are successful, creative and inspired.


Brantford Public Library Mission Statement

Connecting the community to information, partnerships and place.

Principles and Values:

  • We believe in intellectual freedom.
  • We believe in access for all.
  • We will treat everyone with courtesy and fairness.
  • We will be efficient and effective in all we do to provide quality service in a welcoming environment.
  • We will be innovative and timely in our response to technology and the information needs of our community.
  • We will work in partnership with other organizations to further the Library's mission.

      - Approved by the Brantford Public Library Board on 19 April 2012.

We invite your comments on our performance in relation to these goals.

Library Board Members

  • Craig Mann, Board Chair
  • Caroline Freibauer, Board Vice-Chair, Planning Commitee Vice-Chair
  • Geoff Wilson, Finance Committee Chair, Planning Committee Member
  • Penny MacKenzie, Planning Committee Chair
  • Marion McGeein, Human Resources Chair
  • Fred Hannam, Finance Committee Vice-Chair, Human Resources Comittee Member
  • Councillor Marguerite Ceschi-Smith
  • Councillor Larry Kings
  • Matt Reniers
  • Kathryn Goodhue, Chief Executive Officer, Secretary-Treasurer to the Board

Management Team