Library Board of Trustees

The Burlington Public Library Board of Trustees meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the library. 

Board members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Liaisons are appointed by their communities or organizations.

FY19 Board Members


Becky Godfrey, President
Jerry Parks, Vice-President
Sarah Goff, Secretary
Tara Brooks
William Ell
Matt Shinn
Mary Weinand


FY19 Liaisons


open, Des Moines County Liaison
Cindy Murphy, Friends Liaison
Ryan Freitag, Middletown Liaison
Stephen Rippenkroeger, West Burlington Liaison


Most Recent Approved Minutes

Most Recent Agenda

Board Bylaws