Library Board

This is a board of seven (7) members and one (1) ex-officio member. This boards serves in an advisory capacity in all matters pertaining to public library. It assists in the planning of programs and makes recommendations to the City Commission and City Manager. The board meets bi-monthly on the third Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners Room, second floor of Pharr City Hall.


The board meets as needed typically the first and third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. View meeting agendas and minutes


The responsibilities of the Library Board include:

  • Assist in the planning of library programs
Position Term Name Term Starts Term Ends
Chairperson 2yrs Aida Escobar 08/21/2022 08/21/2024
Ex-Officio 2yrs Eleazar Guajardo 08/21/2022 08/21/2024
Member 2yrs Anita Vela 06/07/2021 06/06/2023
Member 2yrs Mary Q. Gonzalez 06/07/2021 06/06/2023
Member 2yrs Claudia Garcia 06/03/2022 06/03/2024
Member 2yrs Emma Rosales-Garcia 06/03/2022 06/03/2024
Member 2yrs Diana Ruiz 06/03/2022 06/03/2024
Member 2yrs Olga L. Cardoza 06/03/2022 06/03/2024