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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

Kevin Stow, President

Term Expires: 4/1/2016

Education: B.S. Distributed Studies in Business/Economics/International Studies - Iowa State University

Occupation: Assistant Vice President, Human Resources and Governance, Iowa State University Foundation

  Kevin Stow

Al Campbell, Vice President

Term Expires: 4/1/2017

Education: B.A. Biology, Chemistry minor - Alabama State University, M.S. Sociology - Iowa State University

Occupation: Director of Academic Advising, Department of Curriculum and instruction, College of Human Sciences, Iowa State University

  Al Campbell

Jane Acker, Secretary

Term Expires: 4/1/2015

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

Occupation: Retired. Previously mentoring programs manager at Youth and Shelter Services

 

  Jane Acker

Sherry Bradley

Term Expires: 4/1/2016

Education: B.S. Social Work - Park University; Advanced Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Iowa Board of Certification

Occupation: Retired. Formerly Clinical Director for Community and Family Resources

  Sherry Bradley

Kyle Briese

Term Expires: 4/1/2017

Education: B.S. Accounting - Iowa State University

Occupation: Manager of Financial Planning, Mary Greeley Medical Center

 

 

  Kyle Briese

Harry Budd

Term Expires: 4/1/2015

Education: B.S. Civil Engineering - Iowa State University

Occupation: Retired. Formerly Director of Office of Project Planning, Iowa Department of Transportation

 

 

  Harry Budd

Tyler Eason

Term Expires: 4/1/2016

Education: B.A. Psychology, University of Iowa;MA Leisure Studies/Recreation Administration, University of Iowa; J.D. Drake University

Occupation: Attorney at WebFilings

 

  TylerEason

Shazia Manus

Term Expires: 4/1/2017

Education: B.S. Economics - Iowa State University; Certified Senior Executive (CSE), Center for Applied Executive Management; Certified Chief Executive (CCE), Credit Union Executive Society’s CEO Institute

Occupation: Chief Executive Officer, The Members Group

  Shazia Manus

Sherry Meier

Term Expires: 4/1/2015

Education: Accounting - Metro State College, Denver, CO

Occupation: Retired. Formerly City Treasurer, City of Ames, IA; and Investment Officer, City of Thornton, CO

  Sherry Meier