Website Maintenance Notification - Due to a system upgrade, on Sunday December 4th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm approximately, you will not be able to access your library account, place holds or execute searches for material on our website. Hoopla and Lynda.com will also be unavailable during that time. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Meet Your Library Management Team
We pride ourselves in offering the best services possible for our community. Our management team is made up of talented and passionate individuals! Their education, beliefs and interests bring the creativity, skills and passion that fuel everything we do. If you need us, our management team and administrative offices can be found at:
120 Navy St.
Oakville, L6J 2Z4
Phone: (905) 815-2042
Fax: (905) 815-2024
Lynn HorlorActing CEO
Lynn is serving as Acting CEO until the recruitment of a new CEO is completed. Lynn has 28 years of municipal experience and will work with the dedicated library staff to maintain the excellent level of services during this transition period.
Phone: (905) 815-2031
VacantDirector, Branch Services / Deputy CEO
This position plans and manages public service functions and policies for our library system. Does our library service meet your needs? We welcome your opinions; our library is built on the needs of the community.
Phone: (905) 815-2031
Tara WongDirector, Collections and Technologies
Tara is responsible for the development of all collections, print and digital, as well as ensuring that OPL offers its community the most up-to-date web and electronic services and technologies to best suit its needs. Tara also supports the growth of our Community Information Service and Bibliographic Services.
Florence De DominicisActing Director, Community Engagement & Manager, Program and Outreach
Florence oversees the marketing, communications and development functions for the library, in addition to managing the development of library programs and community partnership. Our creative staff are always coming up with new ways to serve the community, and that spurs the marketing and development team on to find new ways to let everyone know about them!
Phone: 815-2042, extension 5189
Margaret CleverdonManager, Human Resources
Margaret oversees employee selection and recruitment, staff development and training and ensures HR best practices are followed.
Florence De DominicisManager, Programs and Outreach
Florence manages the development of library programs and community partnerships.
Phone: (905) 815-2042, extension 5189
Susan KunManager, Branch Support
Susan manages the library's circulation operations, reports on performance measures and provides internal support for branch operations.
Phone: (905) 815-2042, extension 5141
Lisa Marie WilliamsManager, Collections
This position manages the development of collections in all formats for adults, teens and children.
Phone: 905-815-2042, extension 2029
Lila SaabBranch Manager, West Oakville
Lila manages both the Glen Abbey and Woodside Branches, including the partnership with the Glen Abbey Community Centre. Special Services, including delivering reading material to homebound customers, operates out of Woodside.
Phone: (905) 815-2042, extension 3596
Woodside Branch Glen Abbey Branch
1274 Rebecca St. 1415 Third Line
Oakville, L6L 1Z2Oakville, L6M 3G2
Andra SteeleBranch Manager, Central Oakville and Youth Advocate
Andra manages both the Central and White Oaks Branches, including the partnership with the White Oaks Secondary School. As Youth Advocate, Andra works to ensure the library is welcoming to children and teens.
Phone: (905) 815-2042, extension 5063
White Oaks Branch Central Branch
1070 McCraney St. East (inside White Oaks Secondary School) 120 Navy St.
Oakville, L6H 2R6Oakville, L6J 2Z4
Cathy BurkeBranch Manager, East Oakville
Cathy manages both the Iroquois Ridge and Clearview Neighbourhood Branches, including partnerships with the Iroquois Ridge Community Centre and James W. Hill Public School.
Phone: (905) 815-2042, extension 5906
Clearview Branch Iroquois Ridge Branch
2860 Kingsway Dr (inside James W. Hill Public School) 1051 Glenashton Dr.
Oakville, L6J 6R3Oakville, L6H 6Z4
Marcus LoganManager, Community Information
Marcus manages Information Oakville, which operates the Halton Community Services Database, the Oakville community events calendar, the library’s community brochure/ notice areas. Information Oakville acts as lead agency for the Halton Information Providers, a partnership with Burlington Public Library, Milton Public Library and Halton Hills Public Library providing accurate and easily access information on arts, recreation, health, social and government services in Oakville and Halton Region.
Phone: 905-815-2042, extension 5091
Virginia KuypersDevelopment Officer
Virginia manages the library fundraising and development program, and is member of the Community Engagement department.