Plainfield Public Library District

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for establishing library policy, hiring a library administrator, determining annual millage for District, adopting an annual library budget, authorizing library services, and setting salaries.

These dedicated trustees are volunteers who serve their community without compensation:

President – Carl F. Gilmore – 2012 – current term expires 2019
Vice President – Crystal A. Andel – 2011 current term expires 2019
Secretary – Vicki M. Knight – 2013 – current term expires 2021
Treasurer – Patricia Lynn Miller – 2003 – current term expires 2021
Trustee – Ryan Gilles – 2017 – current term expires 2021
Trustee – Sharon D. Kinley – 2001 – current term expires 2019
Trustee – Lisa Schmidt – 2015 – current term expires 2021

Get in touch with our Board anytime by sending an email to: 


The Board of Trustees generally meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Small Meeting Room located on the upper level of the Library. The public is encouraged to attend these meetings. For a list of meeting dates, please click on the 2018 Public Meetings Ordinance below.

Meeting agendas and minutes, as well as other public documents, can be found in the Citizens Information Center.