Board of Trustees

All responsibility for the operations of the Library reside in the seven members of the library board, who are elected by the community. They serve four-year terms. The Library Board votes on policy matters.

Fremont Library is looking for people to serve on its Board of Trustees. Four seats are up for election in April 2015.
Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and reside in the library district. 
Terms are for four years and involve monthly meetings and occasional committee work.
 
For more information and for nomination packets, contact the library’s administrative offices on the second floor or call (847) 566-8702. The filing period is Dec. 15-22.
 

Library Director:

Scott Davis

Library Board of Trustees

Timothy L. McCue President May 2013-April 2017
Kenneth Erickson Vice President May 2011-April 2015
Carol Mallquist Treasurer May 2013-April 2017
Joan Mitnick Secretary May 2011-April 2015
Merrill Nuss Trustee May 2013-April 2017
Sarah Armstrong Trustee May 2013-April 2015*
Roderick Drobinski Trustee June 2013-April 2015**

To contact the Board of Trustees, click here.

*Trustee Armstrong was appointed to complete the remaining two years of former Trustee Atleson's term.

**Trustee Drobinski was appointed to complete the final two years of an unexpired term for which no candidates filed to be on the ballot.

Correspondence for the Board of Trustees should be addressed to:
Fremont Public Library District
1170 N. Midlothian Rd.
Mundelein, IL 60060

Board Meeting Agenda and Minutes

Board Meeting - June 19, 2014 Agenda
Board Meeting - July 17, 2014 Minutes
Special Meeting - Policy Committee - July 31, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Minutes
Board Meeting - August 18, 2014 Minutes
Board Meeting - September 18, 2014 Agenda
Budget & Appropriation Ordinance Hearing  - September 18, 2014 Agenda
Archived Meeting Minutes  

Committee Assignments:

Facilities
This committee is responsible for direction concerning not only the needs of the current facility but also those involved with a potential new facility. This could include decisions involving site selection, site feasibility studies, etc., and would serve as the de facto building committee at such time as construction is started.

Chair: Kenneth Erickson  Members: Carol Mallquist, Joan Mitnick

Finance
This committee's responsibility is to oversee and recommend action to the board on matters of budget/finance and insurance.

Chair: Carol Mallquist  Members: Merrill Nuss, Rod Drobinski

Policy and Planning
Primary responsibilities include policy approval, programs and events, and the annual review/revision of the Long Range Plan.

Chair: Sarah Armstrong  Members: Kenneth Erickson, Rod Drobinski

Personnel
The Personnel Committee will work in concert with the library director in developing strategies for salary raises, benefit changes, etc. It may also consult with the library director and the president from time to time on personnel issues.

Chair: Merrill Nuss  Members: Joan Mitnick, Sarah Armstrong