Board of Trustees

Board Members

Capital Area District Libraries is governed by a seven-member board, appointed by Ingham County and the City of Lansing.

The board is composed of four residents from Lansing or Lansing Charter Township; one resident from the Meridian Charter Township; and two residents from the balance of the county.

This breakdown is based on population and state equalized valuations of the seven-member districts.

formal portrait of Debra Bloomquist

Debora Bloomquist
Chairperson
Ingham County Appointee
Term Exp: April 2018
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formal portrait of Sally Trout

Sally Trout
Vice-Chairperson
Ingham County Appointee
Term Exp: April 2018
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formal portrait of Vern Johnson

Vern Johnson
Treasurer
Lansing City Appointee
Term Exp: April 2018
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formal portrait of DeYaya Jones

DeYeya Jones
Secretary
Lansing City Appointee
Term Exp: April 2020
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formal portrait of Marge Bossenbery

Margaret Bossenbery
Ingham County Appointee
Term Exp: April 2019
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formal portrait of Jeff Croff

Jeff Croff
Ingham County Appointee
Term Exp: April 2020
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formal portrait of Sandy Drake

Sandy Drake
Ingham County Appointee
Term Exp: April 2021
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Meeting Dates + Minutes

The board meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Third Floor Board Room of Capital Area District Libraries Administrative Offices, 401 S. Capitol, Lansing, MI unless otherwise noted below. Click on the linked dates to view past meeting minutes (PDF documents*).

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