Cooperative Library Board 2013/2014

Lakeland Library Cooperative is governed by a nine-member library board.  Membership on the Board is representative of member libraries, according to the size of population served.  Lakeland has grouped all member libraries into five groups based on size:  Group A, Group B, Group C, Group D, and Group E.

Lakeland Library Cooperative Quick Reference Guide

Current Lakeland Board Location Schedule / Minutes

Lakeland Board Service Schedule

Lakeland Board Minutes Archive Previous Years

The Group E representatives are:
Board Member
Library Represented
Lance Werner
Vice President
Kent District Library
Shirley Bruursema
Kent District Library
The Group D representatives are: Marcia Warner Grand Rapids Public Library
Stephen Dix
Muskegon Area District Library
Tom Genson Herrick District Library
The Group C representative is: Rob Bristow
Allendale Township Library
The Group A & B representatives are: Lois Lovell
Sparta Township Library
Claire Sheridan
Spring Lake District Library
Deb Bose
Grant Area District Library

The Cooperative Library Board meets the second Thursday of every month, with times and locations posted at Lakeland Headquarters and at member libraries.  All Cooperative Library Board meetings are open to the public, and if special accommodations are needed due to physical handicap, accommodation requests should be made three days prior to the meeting.  Reasonable accommodations will be made so that all interested citizens within the Lakeland Library Cooperative service area may attend Cooperative Library Board meetings.