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Ames Public Library Board of Trustees

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The Board of Trustees governs the operation of Ames Public Library. Trustees are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. For more information, see the Bylaws, Board of Trustees.

Meetings

The Board of Trustees meets the third Thursday of each month at 7pm in the Board Room unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming Board Meetings >>

Board Agenda Packets >>

Board Minutes >>

Contact the Board

You may send questions, comments, or suggestions to the Library Board of Trustees at libraryboard@amespubliclibrary.org.

Current Trustees

Jane Acker, President

Term Expires: 4/1/2018

Education: B.A. History - Stanford University; M.A. Chinese Studies - Yale University

Occupation: Retired (Mentoring Programs Manager, Youth and Shelter Services)

  Jane Acker

Sarah Barchman, Secretary

Term Expires: 4/1/2019

Education: BS Dietetics, Iowa State University 

Occupation: Office Manager, Campus Organizations, Iowa State University

  Sarah Barchman

Kyle Briese

Term Expires: 4/1/2020

Education: B.A. Accounting, Iowa State University; M.S. Analytics, Texas A&M University

Occupation: Academic Fiscal Officer, Iowa State University


  Kyle Briese

Mavis Butler

Term Expires: 4/1/2018

Education: B.S. Elementary Education, Iowa State University; M. Education, College of Saint Scholastica

Occupation: Retired (Teacher, Ames Community School District)

  Mavis Butler

Charles Glatz, Vice President

Term Expires: 4/1/2019

Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin

Occupation: Retired (Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University)

  Charles Glatz

Roger Kluesner

Term Expires: 4/1/2020

Education: B.A. Political Science, Southeast Missouri State University; M. S. Healthcare Administration, University of Missouri - Columbia

Occupation: Chief Operating Officer, McFarland Clinic PC

  Roger Kluesner

John Linch

Term Expires: 4/1/2019

Education: B.A. Accounting, Central College

Occupation: Executive Vice President, First National Bank

  John Linch

Joanne Marshall

Term Expires: 4/1/2020

Education: B.A. Rhetoric, University of Illinois; M.A.T. English Education, University of Chicago; M.S. Library Science, University of Illinois; M.Ed. and Ed.D. Administration, Planning & Social Policy, Harvard University Graduate School of Education

Occupation: Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of Educational Administration, Iowa State University

  Joanne Marshall

Wayne Rohret

Term Expires: 4/1/2018

Education: B.S. Computer Science, Iowa State University

Occupation: Independent Information Technology and Services Consultant

  Wayne Rohret