Board of Trustees

NOTICE: Due to the library’s renovation project, the Board of Trustees will be meeting at the Lincolnwood Police Fire Training Room at 6900 N Lincoln Ave, Lincolnwood IL 60712 for meetings. We anticipate to hold meetings at the new location beginning in Spring 2016, and will post notice when the specific meeting dates are known. Until you see otherwise here, we will continue to meet at the library for board meetings.

The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business. The board has four standing committees that meet as needed. The full terms of those elected is four years. Download the library’s Bylaws (pdf). Board meetings are normally held the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm in the library’s board room at 4000 W Pratt Ave, Lincolnwood IL 60712. Any changes to scheduled meetings will be posted here as well as at the library. Agendas are posted no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting. Approved minutes are posted after they have been approved, typically at the next Board meeting.

Board Members

  • President: Kendra L. Beard 2015-2019
    • The Board President is an ex-officio voting member of all committees
  • Vice President: Christopher M. Martel 2015-2019
  • Secretary: Linda Poulsom 2013-2017
  • Treasurer: James E. Berger 2015-2019
    • Finance & Facilities Committee (Chair)
  • Bertha Gimbel 2013-2017
  • Pamela Stavinoga 2013-2017
  • Reuben George 2015-2019

Upcoming Board Meetings

Current Fiscal Year Committee Meetings

  • Committee of the Whole: None scheduled
  • Finance & Facilities Committee: None scheduled

Other Public Meetings

  • None scheduled

Past Years Board Minutes

Fiscal Year 2015
July | August | September | October | November | December | January | February | March | April Special  | AprilMay | June

Fiscal Year 2014
July | August | September Special | September | October | November Special | November | December | January | February | March | April Special  | AprilMayJune Special | June

Fiscal Year 2013
July | August | September Special | September | October | November | January Special | January | February | March | April | May | June