The Fort Myers Beach Public Library is an independent district governed by a seven member Board of Directors, each of whom is elected to serve a four-year term. Directors are eligible to serve consecutive terms. Further information about Library Board elections can be found here.

Dr. L. Hommerding is the registered agent of the Library District. He can be reached at (239) 463-9691 or by email. His office is located in the library, at 2755 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931.

Board of Directors

Sallie Seabury, President
Karen Swanbeck, Vice President
Mark LaFave, Secretary
Mary (Miffie) Greer, Treasurer
Lorrie Wolf
M Katie Corning
Debbie Whitehead

Operating Budget

The Library District's fiscal year begins October 1st. This year's operating budget and proposed 2014-15 budget can be viewed here.

Library District Reports

Florida Statutes require certain reports be available for public viewing. Please click the links below to view the following reports:

Public Facilities Report 2013
Public Facilities Report 2012
Retirement System Reports
Audit Reports


The latest Board agenda can be viewed here.

This fiscal year, the Library Board will meet in the Community Room at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates:

October 22, 2013
November 26, 2013
January 28, 2014
February 25, 2014
March 25, 2014
April 22, 2014
May 27, 2014
June 24, 2014
July 22, 2014
September 23, 2014

Other meetings and hearings may be scheduled as needed. Notice of meetings appears in the legal ads section of the News Press, is posted at the library, and is announced on the home page of this web site.

Meetings are held in accordance with Florida "Sunshine" Law. Anyone interested is encouraged to attend and is welcome to speak during Public Comment.

Library District Boundaries

The Library District comprises all of Estero Island, all of San Carlos Island and community developments on the mainland up to Pine Ridge Road.