Kenosha Public Library Board of Trustees

Kenosha Public Library Board of Trustees

The Kenosha Public Library Board of Trustees governs the operation of Kenosha Public Library. Board trustees are appointed by the Mayor of Kenosha and approved by the City Council.

KPL Board of Trustees carries out the Library's mission by authorizing the KPL business plan and operating policies, setting long-range goals and objectives, hiring a competent Library Director, monitoring Library operations, and providing accountability for the Library to the public.

Current KPL Board of Trustees:

Georgia Owens, President
Michelle Braun MiloslavicVice President
Peter TouheyTreasurer
Carlos A. Florez
George Gregory
Nancy Humphrey
Deborah Ross-Corbett


Kenosha Public Library Board of Trustees Goal

Acting under the authority of Chapter 43 of the Wisconsin Statutes, the KPL Board of Trustees carries out the Library's mission by authorizing the KPL business plan and operating policies, setting long-range goals and objectives, hiring a competent Library Director, monitoring Library operations, and providing accountability for the Library to the public.


Library Board Objectives

  • Participate in the formulation of and authorize KPL's mission and long-range goals.
  • Participate in the formulation of and approve KPL operating policies.
  • Participate in the formulation of and approve the KPL annual business plan.
  • Adopt and monitor KPL's budget and fiscal management policies.
  • Evaluate the Director's performance and approve their employment agreement.
  • Monitor and assess the achievement of KPL goals and objectives.
  • Advocate the mission of the Library throughout the community.

Schedule of KPL Board of Trustee Meetings

The Board of Trustees meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm at various library locations. Meetings are open to the public.


07/13/2021 Southwest Library

08/10/2021 Northside Library

09/14/2021 Southwest Library

10/12/2021 Northside Library

11/09/2021 Southwest Library

12/14/2021 Northside Library

01/11/2022 Virtual

02/15/2022* Virtual

03/08/2022 Southwest Library

04/12/2022 Northside Library

05/10/2022 Southwest Library

06/14/2022 Northside Library

*The February 2022 meeting will be on the third Thursday.


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