OVERVIEW

Brownstown Public Library serves a population of 7,080 which includes of the town of Brownstown, Brownstown Township, Grassy Fork Township, and Driftwood Township.  


The library’s mission is to make readily available, to the greatest possible number of residents, the most wanted library materials of all kinds and to serve as a point of access for any needed information. 

 

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The library board of trustees are responsible for setting polices, hiring a director, planning for the future of the library, monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the library, and to advocate for the library in the community.  The board is comprised of seven residents of the library district.  Each appointment is for a four-year term with term limits of four consecutive terms.  The library board members serve without compensation.


Meetings
The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 pm in the library conference room.

 

Current Board

 

Barry Cutter - President
Appointing Body: County Commissioners
Term Expires: 2018
 

Dorothy Richards - Vice President
 Appointing Body: Brownstown Central Community School Board
 Term Expires: 2019
 

Jackie Gibson - Treasurer
 Appointing Body: County Commissioners
 Term Expires: 2017
 

Karen Raymer - Secretary
 Appointing Body: Brownstown Central Community School Board
 Term Expires: 2020
 

Loretta Hoevener
 Appointing Body: Brownstown Central Community School Board
 Term Expires: 2017
 

Tina McCormick
 Appointing Body: County Council
Term Expires: 2017
 

Janette Elliott
Appointing Body: County Council
Term Expires: 2019


STAFF

Sherri May
Director
slmay@brownstownpl.org
 

Natasha Perry
Circulation Manager/Adult Program Coordinator
ncperry@brownstownpl.org 
 

Michelle Owens
Youth  Services Specialist
mrowens@brownstownpl.org
 

Barbara Wheeler
Interlibrary Loan/Acquisition Specialist
bjwheeler@brownstownpl.org