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 meetings for the current fiscal year, please click here.

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