KDL Board of Trustees

 

The Kent District Library Board of Trustees is composed of eight members representing geographic regions of the KDL Service Area. Trustees must live in the region they represent. Board members are appointed for four-year terms by the Kent County Board of Commissioners based on recommendations from the eight regions. For more information, including an application form, please see the Kent County website.

The KDL Board meets monthly. Major duties include establishing and maintaining a public library for Kent District Library, establishing library policies, employing the Library Director, adopting an annual budget, and approving the expenditure of funds.

2014 Board Meeting Schedule

 

Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Packets

Board Bylaws

KDL Pension Information

KDL Board of Trustees Roster:


NAME

POSITION

TERM ENDING

AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY

Charles R. Myers
Charles R. Myers

Chair

12-31-17

Region 4

City of Lowell, Vergennes, Lowell and Bowne Townships


Vickie Hoekstra

Vickie Hoekstra


Vice Chair


12-31-17


Region 8

City of Wyoming


Carol Simpson
Carol Simpson


Secretary


12-31-14


Region 1

Spencer, Tyrone, Nelson and Oakfield Townships


Penny Weller
Penny Weller


Treasurer


12-31-16


Region 3

City of Walker, Plainfield and Alpine Townships


Shirley A. Bruursema
Shirley A. Bruursema


Trustee


12-31-15


Region 6

City of Kentwood, Gaines and Caledonia Townships


Scott Ellison

Scott Ellison


Trustee


12-31-16


Region 7

City of Grandville, Byron Township


Scott Garrison

Scott Garrison


Trustee


12-31-15


Region 2

City of Rockford, Cannon, Algoma, Courtland and Grattan Townships


G. Craig Wilson
G. Craig Wilson


Trustee


12-31-14


Region 5

City of East Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids, Ada and Cascade Townships