Library Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees sets policy concerning the management, supervision and control of city library facilities.

The Library Board of Trustees consists of 5 members who serve 5-year terms and meet monthly.


  • Meetings take place the third Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m.
  • Library Conference Room
    950 Abbot Road (unless otherwise noted)
    East Lansing, MI
Library Board of Trustees Seal
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Lance Wilkinson
    Term expires: 2022
  • Martha Smith, President
    Term expires: 2018
  • Carole Dodgson, Vice-President
    Term expires: 2019

  • Paul Cervanak, Secretary
    Term expires: 2020
  • Amy Zaagman
    Term expires: 2021
City Staff
Apply for a Vacancy
Submit an Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Library Board of Trustees.


View the Library Board of Trustees Bylaws (PDF).