Board Members 2017
Member Position or Commitee
Karen Becker President
Judy Thistlewaite VP - Books Between Bites
Samantha Carroll Vice President -Membership
Ann Brunson Vice President - Book Sales
Arthur Gross Board Member
Kathryn Mast Board Member
Nancy McAfee Board Member
Joan Mochel Board Member
Janet Palmer Board Member
Karen Penn Board Member
Darwin Shroyer Board Member
Charles Smith Board Member
Faith Vaught Board Member
Richard Virgin Board Member
Sofia Xethalis Board Member
Amy McEvoy Secretary/Treasurer
Aaron Largent Library Board Representative
Rick Meyer City Librarian

About the Board

The Friends of the Decatur Public Library Board is a state registered Non-Profit organization. The board of directors is comprised of 18 members including three non-voting. These three are the Secretary-Treasurer, a representative from the Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees and the City Librarian or designated representative. Each voting board member serves on a committee: Finance, Public Relations, Books Between Bites, Book Sales, and Membership.

Directors serve three-year terms. They can serve two terms consecutively but then must wait two years to re-apply.

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Some of the board members at the January Second Saturday Sale

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New board members Kathryn Mast, Sophia Xethalis, and Ann Brunson

Contact Us
Friends of the Decatur Public Library
130 N. Franklin St.
Decatur, IL 62523

Phone: 217-424-2900, ext 133