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Library Board of Trustees



Board Authority:  City of Arkansas City Charter Ordinance No. 20.  There are seven (7) members appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Board of City Commissioners.  All Library Board members shall be residents of Arkansas City.  The Mayor or his or her delegate is an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Board.  The Board meets on the second Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Library.

 Member  Date Appointed  Term Expires  Term  Board Officers
 Kayleigh Lawson*  May 17, 2016  April 30, 2017  1st
 Blanche Schmidt  April 16, 2013  April 30, 2017  1st  President
 Jerald Hooley  April 15, 2014  April 30, 2018  1st
 Kammy Downs**  May 17, 2016  April 30, 2018  1st
 Melissa Paton  October 15, 2013  April 30, 2019  2nd  Secretary
 Mitch Reichle  May 5, 2015  April 30, 2019  1st  Treasuruer
 Marilyn Stout  March, 2016  April 30, 2020  1st
 Charles Tweedy  May 17, 2016  Ex-Officio Member

 *Completing Fred Bunting’s/Gareth McGee’s term

**Completing Ed Gilliland’s/Mariah Sefel’s term