Orion Township Library Welcomes New Trustee Nathan Butki
(OTPL, Feb. 25, 2023)
Orion Township Public Library (OTPL) is pleased to announce the appointment of a new trustee, Nathan Butki, to its Board of Trustees.
Mr. Butki was appointed to the position at the Library’s January Board of Trustees meeting and brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position.
As a lifelong resident of Orion Township, Mr. Butki has a deep appreciation for the vital role that the Library plays in the community, and he is committed to promoting the Library’s mission of engaging a thriving community of lifelong learners and has a strong track record of service to the community.
Mr. Butki has a background in strategic organizational change and has held numerous leadership roles in the community, including serving on the Board of Trustees for Lake Orion Community Schools. He brings a strategic and visionary approach to OTPL, and is eager to work with the other trustees, library staff, and community members to ensure that the library continues to meet the evolving needs of the Orion community.
“We are thrilled to welcome Nate to the Board of Trustees,” said Library Director, Chase McMunn. “His experience and dedication to the community make him an excellent addition to the Library. His passion for the Library as a valuable community resource is clear, and I’m sure he will be a great resource in helping us continue to grow in meaningful ways.”
Mr. Butki is looking forward to getting to know the library staff, volunteers, and patrons, and working collaboratively to enhance the services and resources that OTPL offers. “Having places in a community where people can share, explore, dream, and learn together matters more today than ever. Libraries are those places,” said Mr. Butki. “If you haven’t visited recently, you should – the programs, resources, and people are amazing! I am grateful and honored to support the awesome OTPL team and the important work of ensuring our community has a great library system available to all.”
Mr. Butki will serve as trustee on the six-member board until November 2024, at which time a new board will be elected.
The Orion Township Public Library is located at 825 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, MI 48362 and is open Monday through Thursday 9:30 AM-9:00 PM, Friday and Saturday 9:30 AM-5:00 pm. Sunday hours, which begin after Labor Day and continue through Memorial Day, are 1:00 PM-5:00 PM. Visit orionlibrary.org or call 248.693.3000 for more information.