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. 

We have 2 open seats on the Library Board of Trustees to cover the remaining 2 years of the original four-year terms.
 
A committee has been established to interview interested candidates on Thursday, June 8 at 6:30pm.
To apply, send a letter of intent and resume to:
Scott Davis, Library Director
Fremont Public Library District
1170 N. Midlothian Rd.
Mundelein, IL 60060
Deadline for submissions is Friday, June 2nd.
An eligible candidate is at least 18 years of age, a registered voter and resident of the library district.
 
Library Board of Trustees

 

President
May 2017 - April 2021
Vice President
May 2017 - April 2021
Treasurer
May 2015-April 2019
Secretary
May 2017 - April 2019
Kenneth Erickson
Trustee
May 2015 - April 2019
Trustee
May 2017 - April 2021

To contact the Board of Trustees, click here.

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

Minutes are posted after their approval, usually at the subsequent regular board meeting. 

Board Meeting - February 16, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. Minutes
Board Meeting - March 16, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. Minutes
Board Meeting - April 20, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. Agenda
Board Meeting - May 18, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. Agenda
Archived Meeting Minutes  

Committee Assignments: 

Committee Assignments will change in June when new trustees are appointed.

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, Jenny Ross

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: Marla Wolf, Jenny Ross

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

Chair: Steve Hoenig  Members: Kenneth Erickson

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: Steve Hoenig  Members: Marla Wolf