Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation

Eastern Regional Libraries is a co-operative venture of three outer eastern metropolitan councils – Knox, Maroondah and Yarra Ranges – serving a population of 435,000 residents across the three municipalities.

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ERLC Administration Office:
1350 Ferntree Gully Rd
Scoresby, VIC 3179
Phone: 03 9800 6400
Fax: 03 8669 4578

Corporation Board

The Corporation Board consists of two appointed Councillors from each of the Member Councils. Councils may also appoint Deputy Board Members.

The role of the Board Member is to provide leadership for the good governance of the corporation.

The Board meet quarterly during the year to discuss library issues and receive reports from library management.

Organisation Structure


Chief Executive – Joseph Cullen

Corporate Manager Employee Relations – Christine Smith

Corporate Manager Customer Experience – Sarah Hopkins

Corporate Manager Technology & Innovation – Premal Niranjan

Manager Collections – Lyn Baines

Manager Information Services – Paul Burden

Manager Branch Services – Chantell Harriss

Branch Managers & Team Leaders


Team Leader – Bayswater Library – Debra Hosking

Manager – Boronia Library – Carolyn Jones

Acting Team Leader – Ferntree Gully Library – Ajne Graham

Acting Manager – Knox Library – Alan Sewell

Manager – Rowville Library – Linda Dalziel


Manager – Croydon Library – Sue Pitt

Manager – Realm Library – Liam Blandon

Yarra Ranges

Team Leader – Belgrave Library – Federica Mastrangelo

Team Leader – Healesville Library – Caroline Ramsden

Manager – Lilydale Library – Robin Barden

Team Leader- Montrose Library- Suzanne Allan

Manager – Mooroolbark Library – Penny Robertson

Team Leader – Yarra Junction Library – Judy Cousins