Heritage Library Foundation names new board members

The Heritage Library Foundation has elected two new board members.

Peter Cooper, retiring headmaster at Hilton Head Preparatory School, and island architect Jim Robinson will join the board.

Three current board members -- Lou Benfante, Iva Welton and Harvey Varnet -- were elected to additional terms.

The foundation supports the private reference library and research center, which houses the records of the Hilton Head Island Historical Society, according to a news release.