Congratulations to these newly elected members of the Illinois Heartland Library System Board of Directors, sworn in on May 23, 2019!
Public Library Trustee Representatives:
Karen Bounds, Centralia Regional Library District
Bev Obert, Atwood Hammond Public Library District
Joshua Short, Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library
William Wagner, Rantoul Public Library
Public Library Representatives:
Loretta Broomfield, Sallie Logan Public Library
Members of the Board of Directors are elected to three-year terms and act as representatives of the multiple library types. They are tasked with making policy decisions for IHLS that are in the best interest of member libraries, the communities they serve, and IHLS. The directors bring a wealth of experience from libraries across the IHLS service area and are well-qualified to help IHLS succeed as the leading support system for the libraries of central and southern Illinois.