Cooperative Library Board 2017/2018

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.

Current Lakeland Board Location Schedule / Minutes

Lakeland Board Service Schedule

LLC Idea for Consideration Form

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: John McNaughton Grand Rapids Public Library
Kelly Richards, Secretary Muskegon Area District Library
Diane Kooiker, Treasurer
Herrick District Library
The Group C representative is: Marty Ferriby
Hackley Public Library
The Group A & B representatives are: Mattie Cook
Flat River Community Library
Sharon Engelsman
Salem Township Library
Teresa Kline, President
Fennville 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.