BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The Peter White Public Library’s Board of Trustees usually meets the third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Shiras Room on the upper level of the Library. Members of the Library’s governing Board are appointed by the Marquette City Commission to serve a five-year term.  A member may serve for a maximum of two terms, or a total of ten (10) years, on the Board. The five-member Board elects officers from its current members.
2021 Board of Trustees members:

Name Appointed Term ends
Anne Donohue, President 1/11/16 5/1/24
Steven Schmunk, Secretary 2/16/21 5/1/23
Lori Nelson, Trustee 7/26/2021 5/1/26
Carol Steinhaus, Trustee 5/11/15 5/1/25
Suzanne Williams 4/11/22 5/1/ 27

Picture of PWPL Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees (left to right): Back: Anne Donohue, Steven Schmunk, Lori Nelson. Front: Carol Steinhaus, Suzanne Williams

Approved Board minutes are available for review below, at the Library’s Administrative Offices during normal business hours, or at the Reference Desk during normal Library hours. Regularly scheduled meetings are open to the public. Questions about the meeting schedule or agenda can be directed to Andrea Ingmire, Library Director, at 906/226-4303.

For Library Documents such as: Annual Audits, Annual Report, and MERS Liability visit the Annual Report page of our website.

2023 PWPL Board of Trustees Meetings

Meeting Date Meeting Location Attend Remotely Agenda Board Packet Draft Meeting Minutes Meeting Minutes Meeting Audio
January 17, 2023 Shiras Room
February 21, 2023 Shiras Room
March 21, 2023 Shiras Room
April 18, 2023 Shiras Room
May 16, 2023 Shiras Room
June 20, 2023 Shiras Room
July 25 – Budget Work Session Shiras Room Remote link not available for this session
August 8, 2023 Shiras Room
September 26, 2023 Shiras Room
October 24, 2023 Shiras Room
November 28, 2023 Shiras Room

2022 PWPL Board of Trustees Meetings

Meeting Date Meeting Location Attend Remotely Agenda Board Packet Draft Meeting Minutes Meeting Minutes Meeting Audio
January 18, 2022 Shiras Room
February 15, 2022 Shiras Room
March 15, 2022 Shiras Room
April 19, 2022 Shiras Room
May 17, 2022 – POSTPONED – DATE TBD Shiras Room
June 13, 2022 Shiras Room
July 27 – Budget Work Session Shiras Room Remote link not available for this session
August 9, 2022 Shiras Room
September 27, 2022 Shiras Room
October 9, 2022 (Sunday) – Strategic Planning Board Retreat Community Room
October 17, 2022 (Monday) Shiras Room
November 15, 2022 Shiras Room

 

 

Board meeting resources for 2018-2021 are available on our archive page. Older materials are available in print at the Peter White Public Library.

Additional meetings may be called, and changes may be made in accordance with the City Charter. Notices will be posted for such changes in compliance with Public Act 267 of 1976. Proposed minutes of meetings will be available for public inspection within eight business days after the meeting. Approved minutes will be available for public inspection within five business days after the meeting at which minutes are approved. Minutes of meetings are linked above after they’ve been approved and are available at the City Clerk’s Office, 300 W. Baraga, Marquette, MI 49855 (906-228-0430) and at the Peter White Public Library, Administration Office and Reference Desk, 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855 (906-228-9510).