Board of Directors

Strategic Plan, 2015-2017

Joint Powers Agreement

East Central Regional Library is governed by its Board of Directors, comprised of 1 county commissioner and 2 citizens appointed by each of the respective counties who are signatories of a Joint Powers Agreement (Aitkin, Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine). The Board is responsible for policies, goals and objectives, budget, hiring a director, and advocacy for the regional public library system. Board members also serve on working committees as appointed by the Board President.

The East Central Regional Library Board of Directors meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m. at the ECRL Headquarters at 244 South Birch Street, Cambridge MN. February and March meetings will begin at 10:00 a.m. The public is invited to attend. Some meetings may be held at branch libraries or other locations. Call the ECRL office to verify meeting location if you wish to attend. (763-689-7390). Meeting minutes are available at the ECRL office.


2017 Meeting Agendas
(will be posted prior to each meeting)

2017 East Central Regional Library Board of Directors

Each county appoints 1 commissioner and 2 citizens to the Board

Aitkin County

  • Commissioner Don Niemi
  • Rebecca May
  • Donna Rae Asp

Chisago County

  • Commissioner George McMahon
  • William Schlumbohm
  • vacant – awaiting appointment by County

Isanti County

  • Commissioner Mike Warring – Board President
  • Barbara Kruschel – Board Secretary
  • Karen Lee Board Vice President

Kanabec County

  • Commissioner Gene Anderson
  • Robert Jensen
  • Karen Rasmusson

Mille Lacs County

  • Commissioner Genny Reynolds Board Treasurer
  • Wendy Kafka
  • Linda Boettcher

Pine County

  • Commissioner Joshua Mohr
  • Carol Goddard
  • Judy Scholin