Board of Trustees

The Library Board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business. The full terms of those elected is four years. For detailed information on the responsibilities of the board, access the Bylaws. Board meetings are typically held the second Monday of the month at 6pm in the library’s administrative conference room at 140 N. Munn Rd., Lindenhurst, IL  60046. 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.

Upcoming Elections

Four Trustee seats will be up for election on April 4, 2023. All four seats are for full four-year terms. Candidate Information Packets will be available for pick up at the library beginning September 20, 2022 at the Adult Reference desk, Circulation desk or by request in the Administrative Services office. Nomination papers can be filed Monday, December 12, 2022 through Monday, December 19, 2022 at the Library District’s Administration Office during normal office hours 9am – 5pm.
More election information can be found at the Lake County Clerk’s website at http://www.countyclerk.lakecountyil.gov. Feel free to contact Library Director Mick Jacobsen at 847.245.5100 with any questions.

Board Members

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Doug Nieman
President

Term ends April 2023
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Barb Venturi
Vice-President

Term ends April 2023
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Paul Schreck
Secretary

Term ends April 2025
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Jarrod Smith
Treasurer

Term ends April 2025
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Nate Gass

Term ends April 2023
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Vanessa Villarreal

Term ends April 2025
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Jennifer Durot

Term ends April 2023
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Mikael Jacobsen
Director
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