Stillwater Public Library is governed by a nine-person Board of Trustees appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. The Board of Trustees is the policy making body for the library. Board members may serve up to three terms of three years each. According to City ordinance, trustees must be residents of the City of Stillwater.

Board of Trustees

Maureen Bell
Gregg “Spike” Carlsen
Bethany Cox
Craig Hansen
Paula Hemer
Sharon Hollatz
Pat Lockyear
Ryan Mathre
Mary Richie

City Council Liaison: Ryan Collins


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2021 Meetings

Meetings are generally held on the second Tuesday of the month, in the Conference Room at the library, at 7:00 PM. As the library is closed on Tuesdays during our Express Services phase of reopening, the public is invited to attend by logging into or by calling 1-669-254-5252. The meeting ID number is 160 642 1926.